A total of 25 working journalists of Khagrachari completed an online training course titled ‘Covid-19 for Journalists’ on Monday.
The purpose of this online training is to provide all journalists with important information about COVD-19 so that they can cope with the epidemic and give them a better idea of how to handle this situation as well as ensure their own safety and security.In addition, journalists can play a special role in presenting accurate information about Covid-19 to the general public.
This online training course is made possible by the generous support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) under Breakthrough ACTION.
Bangladesh Human Rights Journalists Forum (BMSF) is implementing this program by training 500 journalists in 20 districts of Dhaka, Chittagong, Sylhet, Rajshahi, Rangpur, Khulna, Barisal and Mymensingh till July-September 2020.
Earlier, two courses were completed in Chittagong and Cox's Bazar.
In the first phase, a total 500 journalists will be given this training. Those interested for this training can contact this mail address [email protected]