December 2019

Short Course on Data Journalism

The Center for Excellence in Journalism, in conjunction with the Deutsche-Welle, organized a two-week beginner’s course on data journalism from December 9th to December 20th, 2019.



Depression, Anxiety and Medicines: A Quick Introduction for Journalists’ Workshop

The Centre for Excellence in Journalism at the Institute of Business Administration’s Wellbeing Centre organized a workshop on ‘Depression, Anxiety and Medicines: A Quick Introduction for Journalists,’ on December 11th, 2019. The trainers were Dr Asha Bedar, Clinical Psychologist and Dr Uzma Ambareen, Clinical Psychiatrist at the Wellbeing Centre. Mahim Maher, project lead and Editor, Digital Properties at SAMAA TV facilitated the trainers.



Basics of Health Reporting Nutrition as a Source of News

The Centre for Excellence in Journalism and Nestlé Pakistan organized its second one-day training on ‘Basics of Health Reporting: Nutrition as a Source of News’ on December 12th, 2019 in Lahore. The trainers for the workshop were Ali Khizar, Head of Research at Business Recorder, Dr. Fauzia Waqar, Public Health Specialist, Mukhtar Alam, Senior Health Reporter, Muhammad Rahamdil Khan, Manager IT & Telecom Department at GEO TV Network, and Kamal Siddiqi, Director CEJ.