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Advanced Print and Online Production Workshop – Armenia

28th September 2017 @ 9:00 am - 30th September 2017 @ 5:00 pm

On September 28-30, 2017 the OPEN Media Hub is organising an Advanced Print and Online training for reporters in Yerevan, Armenia. This is a three-day news production-orientated course designed to expand industry relevant skills of the participants from print and online media. Thematically the production will be targeted at topical issues and developments in high impact EU related story areas, matching skills needs to stories, strengthening institutional and individual capacity to deliver quality EU coverage at critical moments. The training will be delivered by the OPEN Media Hub consultant Elena Gabrelian and will cover the following areas of expertise:

Advanced research tools
Advanced visualization tools
Practical work with available advanced online reporting tools
Audio, video, infographics
Multi-platform journalism
Data journalism
Data team workflow
Using EU sources to find data
Handling User Generated Content
Effective social media usage etc.

Meet the trainer

Elena Gabrielian is a journalist and presenter at RFI, Paris.  She covers French and international politics, with an emphasis on the post-Soviet countries including reporting from Ukraine, Russia, Moldova, Armenia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, etc. She’s an expert in online broadcasting (writing for the web, making web-documentaries, video content for the web, using social network for reporting, fact-checking on the web…) , and as a Radio and TV Journalist. Before joining RFI she has worked for Euronews and RFE/RL.

Her previous work in the region includes:

  • Armenia: in-house consultations for the OPEN Media Hub in June 2017coverage of Pope’s visit, series of reports about centenary of Armenian genocide in Ottoman Empire, French president Francois Hollande’s visit in May 2014…
  • Moldova: series of reports about free-visa regime EU-Moldova, 25th anniversary Transnistria conflict, political crisis…
  • Ukraine: series of reports about Maidan Revolution, conflict in Donbass, presidential and parliamentary elections…
  • Georgia: French president Francois Hollande’s visit, planning to cover upcoming parliamentary elections in October 2016
  • Azerbaijan: coverage of two visits of French president Francois Hollande.
  • She presents twice the RFI program “European neighborhood” covering issues related to the EU policies and the countries of Eastern Partnership.

Deadline for applications: September 21, 2017, 17:00 CET


28th September 2017 @ 9:00 am
30th September 2017 @ 5:00 pm
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