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01 April 2020

Activity Details (ID# 32646)  

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Title Trainings for Moldovan journalists on journalistic ethics 
Description Two (3-days) trainings for all interested journalists of Moldova on journalistic ethics will be organised in Chisinau. The participants will study how to apply in practice the provisions of the new Code of Ethics for Journalists. Circa 20-25 journalists are expected to participate at the trainings. 
Status Completed 
Date 17/05/2011 - 21/05/2011 
Location Chisinau, Republic of Moldova
Countries CoE Members: Republic of Moldova
  Joint Programme Activity - MLD-DemSupport
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP MLD-DemSupport - Democracy Support Programme    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 5 - 2010/DGHL/JP/2448   Support to the development of a pluralist media
Expected Result 5.3 - Enhanced dialogue between media stakeholders, the Moldovan authorities and the civil society will raise awareness concerning ethical and responsible journalism and will contribute to building trust and mutual respect between the journalists and the society at large.
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Democracy
Line of Action ⇒ III.3 – Promoting Democratic Governance and Stability
Programme ☆ III.3.2  Good governance, Internet and Media

Working Method

Training Course 
Directorate Human Rights and Legal Affairs 
CoE Contact ,   email
Partners Moldovan Press Council - Local or National NGO
Last Modified 27/07/2011 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 32646) (Hide Synopsis)

Output/Results 40 journalists were trained on how to interpret and use the provisions of the new Code of Ethics for Journalists of the Republic of Moldova in their day-to-day activity and how to report ethically on children and other vulnerable groups, on politicians and other public figures etc. At the end of the workshops, the journalists could evaluate various situations in order to be able to take the correct decision when covering topics such as politics, minorities, vulnerable groups and children. 
Conclusions/Follow Up  
CoE Secretariat  
Total No. Participants 45 
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