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Workshop on fact checking on health journalism held

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 22 September, 2021 12:00 AM
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Bangladesh NGO's Network for Radio and Communication (BNNRC) organised a two-day workshop in Sylhet on fact-checking and verification techniques on health journalism for an in-depth reporting on important and complex health issues to enhance the professional skills of journalists.

A total of 20 journalists from national dailies, online news portals, and television channels participated in the September 20-21 workshop, supported by the Asia Foundation.

In the concluding session AHM Bazlur Rahman, CEO, BNNRC stressed on data-driven journalism and using of infographics in the reports.

Md Zakaria, Senior Program Manager, The Aisa Foundation was present in the concluding session.