Review Category : Trainings/Internships/Fellowships

Transforming state media: is this real?

To what extent can former government mouthpieces be transformed into independent media organizations? Jan Lublinski “In the Service of the Public – Functions and Transformation of Media in Developing Countries” co-author says it is possible. It examines the transformation of state propaganda instruments into public service media. The ones in Serbia, for example, where the former state mouthpiece for Milosevic’s ...

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Today – Day of Radio and Television of Kyrgyzstan

Internews Network Representative Office in the Kyrgyz Republic is honored to congratulate the staff of radio and television with their professional holiday! Please accept our sincere wishes for peace and prosperity, success in work and achievements of the new, improved multimedia technologies and improvement of the quality of broadcasting in connection with the transition to digital, as well as the ...

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Training for OTRK on management and team building

On November 27-28 Internews Network in the Kyrgyz Republic organized the training for the employees of OTRK on management and team building. The trainers were Azamat Attokyrov, head of the Institute of Management Consultants, and Artur Zotov, founder of Marketing club Bishkek. The following topics were covered during the training: • Modern management tools of broadcasting corporations; • Strategic management; ...

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Media academy TOL offers course in journalism

Journalists, bloggers, students of journalism faculty – citizens of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan, living in any part of the world can enroll in this free online course. Non-governmental organization Transition online offers this on-line course in journalism, which will be held in December. Classes are divided into two parts. The first part includes theoretical courses that need to ...

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Internews Network Representative in Kyrgyz Republic announce tender for the development of mobile application of the official site of OTRK

Internews Network Representative in Kyrgyz Republic announces a tender for the development of mobile application of the Kyrgyzstani Public Broadcasters (OTRK) official website. Attached please find technical tasks of the tender.  Technical tasks are subject to change and revision in accordance to preferences of the client. Companies with experience of developing mobile applications are welcome to apply. Companies with the ...

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November 21st is the World Television Day

Internews Network in Kyrgyzstan would like to congratulate its friends, partners and colleagues on “World Television Day”. On 17 December 2014 the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed that 21 November is World Television Day. This date was linked to the First World Television Forum, that was held on November 1996. Leading media figures discussed the importance of television in society ...

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“ACCESS TO INFORMATION” PROJECT (A2I) IS THE NEW PROJECT OF THE INTERNEWS NETWORK

Internews Network’s proposed three-year “Access to Information” Project (A2i) will strengthen the long-term viability of targeted media outlets in Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, and Tajikistan, and under the support of United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The Project will increase citizen access to civically-relevant information in order to improve governance outcomes. Good governance is typically viewed as a two-way interchange between ...

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The modern TV and radio studio opened in the parliament of Kyrgyzstan

The opening of the modernized Parlament TV and radio studio in Jogorku Kenesh took place. Modernization is carried out within the development strategy of JK by 2016 which was accepted by the parliament one and a half years ago. “The modern TV and radio studio in Jogorku Kenesh is created for the first time during the years of the republic ...

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The Ministry of Justice should introduce the new bill where responsibility for an insult will be provided in the Civil code in Parliament of Kyrgyzstan.

The Ministry of Justice should introduce the new bill where responsibility for an insult will be provided in the Civil code in Parliament of Kyrgyzstan. Such offer became a result of a round table on discussion of the bill of administrative responsibility for an insult, reports public foundation “Institute of Media Policy”. Representatives from Jogorku Kenesh, ombudsman administration, the Ministry ...

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Tender to fill places in the social package for private broadcasters is recognized as voided

Tender to fill places in the social package for private broadcasters is recognized as voided due to absence of applications. The Ministry of Culture, information and tourism plans to announce a new tender. On August 8, 2014 the Ministry of culture, information and tourism of KR announced tender on the right of broadcasting within the social package of TV channels ...

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