GAAMAC Events

New Media Course: Tools & Techniques for Civilian Crisis Management

4 Dec 2016 0:0

 

The challenge for journalists and experts working in civilian crisis management is finding a way to filter the information and determine what is relevant with the overload of information, and further, to communicate that effectively to the right people in an efficient manner.
 
This course introduces participants  to  a  variety  of  new and  social media tools, platforms and apps used in the collection, presentation, verification and dissemination of  information. 
 
Participants have the chance to do hands-on exercises using these tools through interactive activities and group work, while also learning about cyber-security to protect information, communications and sources.
 
To apply for the course please send a motivation letter and a CV that describes your background and the benefit of the course would add to your professional expertise. The application letter should not exceed 1A4 page and has to be in English, which is the course language. 
 
Please send applications to: applications@ict4peace.org
Questions on course and logistics to Anna Hofmann: annahofmann@ict4peace.org 
 
For more information, please click here.