Digital Campaign Skills Workshop: Colombo, Sri Lanka25 Jun, 2015
The inaugural DCS Workshop was held for Sri Lankan journalist at the Sri Lanka Press Institute, Colombo on July 23-24. The workshop also marked the return of the IFJ to Sri Lanka following 18 months away from the country. The workshop was participated by 20 journalists representing FMM and SLWJA. The journalists discussed challenges they faced nationally and regionally and developed regional campaigns.
The two-day workshops focused on use of internet-based technologies and social media platforms in the campaigning that the journalists unions will run in the future for democracy, freedom of expression and media rights.