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ARIJ launches workshop on covering elections
Jan 07,2013 - Last updated at Jan 07,2013
AMMAN — Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ) on Monday launched a five-day workshop for 13 television and print journalists on how to cover parliamentary and municipal elections in Jordan, according to an ARIJ statement.
The workshop is part of a year-long programme sponsored by the Jordan UNESCO office to train journalists on the basics of investigative journalism, the statement said.
The fifth annual conference for Arab investigative journalists is scheduled to open in Cairo on Friday, the Amman-based Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ) said in a statement on Tuesday.
Independent evaluators have named the Amman-based Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism (ARIJ) network as a “success story” among nine regional media projects funded by DANIDA, the Danish development corporation, an ARIJ statement said.
The Jordan Media Institute (JMI) started on Sunday a five-day workshop on “the effects of independent media coverage on parliamentary elections”, according to a JMI statement.
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