IPDC project priority: Human Resource Development
The basic aim of the project was to improve the quality of training in various areas of journalism at the Journalism Faculty of the State University of Baku. This involved restructuring the study programme and providing up-to-date material for the radio and television school, together with print media desktop publishing (DTP) equipment.
Implemented over the period 1996-1998.
To improve the standard of journalism in Kyrgyzstan by providing KNSU's Faculty of Journalism with desktop publishing and audiovisual equipment necessary for practical training in all areas of journalism: news reporting, programme production, ethics and media management.
The main objective of this project was to enhance the quality of journalism teaching and media training at JOURFAC through an exchange of students with similar institutions abroad; to improve expertise with a view to reforming curricula; and to set up modern training studios for radio and television, as well as a print shop and a documentation centre.
Implemented over the period 1995-1998.