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A media conference to be held in Singapore invites paper submissions on topics which can include media in a globalizing world, new media and media development. The deadline to submit paper abstracts is February 1, 2010. The conference will be held June 21 to 23 at Suntec City, Singapore.
Arab Journalists are invited to participate in a five-day training course on writing and editing news and feature articles from December 20 to 24 in Cairo, Egypt. Organized by the Arab Public Relations Association and Arab Journalists’ Network, the course will be led by an elite group of journalism professors from Egyptian universities.
An international journalism festival in Perugia, Italy, welcomes journalists from around the world. The event will be held April 21 to 25, 2010. The International Journalism Festival will provide journalists and journalism students with networking and discussion on media in society. Entrance is free.
Arab bloggers are invited to share blog posts on a new service to be launched by CNN Arabic . Interested persons should send their blog URLs to the network's Web site. After receiving the links, CNN Arabic will post a roundup of the most interesting and hot topics discussed on the submitted Arab blogs.
The Singapore Media Academy (SMA) has opened a new training centre at Clarke Quay, which will allow mid-career professionals to undergo training to enter the media industry. The center will offer training programs, including in media sales and scriptwriting, and also features a high definition TV production studio.
Kuwaiti journalists are invited to participate in a three-day journalism training workshop on journalism basics and ethics in Kuwait City on December 7. Organized by Freedom House, British Cultural Council in Kuwait and Thompson Reuters Foundation, the workshop aims to strengthen journalistics ethics in Kuwait.
Chicas Poderosas' project, El Poder de Elegir, tackles misinformation on WhatsApp, one of the most-secretive social platforms, to help ensure that Colombian voters are making their decisions based on facts.