Short course Media and Humanitarian Action Approaches and Challenges
Period11 May 2020 - 15 May 2020
Registration deadline27 April 2020
Total fees: CHF 1’500.-
Deposit: (upon acceptance of admission): CHF 200.-
There are no available scholarship for this programme.
- Explain the media landscape (global & local) and the opportunities and challenges it presents to humanitarian organisations
- Analyse the impact of the digital media revolution
- Apply a media mapping tool and craft messages for the media
- Develop critical analysis of the influence and power of the media and the benefits of proactive media relations
- Reflect on the ethical dimensions of the relationship between journalists and humanitarian actors and of the production of news by the latter
Professional from other sectors who wishes to deepen his understanding of the contemporary humanitarian action and understand how to transfer his acquired competencies in that sector
- Media Landscape and its Evolution
- New Challenges of Global Journalism
- Media Mapping
- Journalists-aid Actors Interactions
- The Use of Digital Media
- Effective Oral Communication
- Making Humanitarian News
- Building and Passing a Message
- Management of a Crisis Communication
Prof. Doris SCHOPPER, Geneva Centre for Education and Research in Humanitarian Action (CERAH), a joint Centre of the University of Geneva and the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID), Geneva
- Capacity of critical, reflective and strategic thinking and analysis.
- Be fluent or have a very good level in English. A proof such a TOEIC/TOEFL/IELTS Certificate or other certificate is required.