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Training of Media Professionals

Training of Media Professionals
  • The Kabul University’s Computer Training Centre, located within the Faculty of Journalism, was funded under UNESCO’s INFOYOUTH programme and comprises eight computers and a high-speed Internet connection.
  • The Kabul University’s Media Library for students and staff contains thousands of books received after a UNESCO global Internet appeal.
  • In collaboration with Rhodes University’s School of Journalism and Media Studies (South Africa) and the Ecole Supérieure de Journalisme de Lille (ESJ, Graduate School of Journalism in France), UNESCO has identified and catalogued up-to-date information on ninety-six journalism teaching institutions across the African continent, and set up crucial criteria and indicators for defining potential institutional excellence.