Registered: October 2010 Location: UNESCO Windhoek Posts: 11
A training on community media took place from 29 to 30 March 2010 at the Okangwati Multipurpose Youth Resource Centre in Namibia. It was hosted by UNESCO, in partnership with MISA Namibia, the Namibian Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, the Kunene Regional Council and the Polytechnic of Namibia.
The two-day workshop was attended by 40 participants and focused on organisational structures and strategies, participation of community stakeholders and users, ICT and media literacy, elaboration of an operational strategy document, and communication strategy for multipurpose community access centres.
The Programme aimed at protecting the rights of women and girls by increasing their awareness and capacity through community media.