March 2019

Speaking Truth to Power: Why Razia Bhatti Mattered

The first Razia Bhatti annual lecture in collaboration with the Razia Bhatti Memorial Initiative Committee was organized on March 4, 2019 at the Centre for Excellence in Journalism. The lecture was delivered by Mr. I.A Rehman, veteran journalist, and former Human Resource Commission of Pakistan Chairperson.

Philanthropy Reporting Workshop

The CEJ, in collaboration with Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP), conducted a one-day workshop on ‘Philanthropy Reporting’ on March 14, 2019. The trainer for the workshop was Editor Digital Properties Samaa Mahim Maher.

Basics of Urdu News Reporting Course and Test

The Centre for Excellence in Journalism conducted a two-day workshop on ‘Basics of Urdu News Reporting’ from March 19, 2019 to March 20, 2019. The trainer for the course was Dr. Tauseef Ahmed Khan, a senior journalist. The workshop was attended by 37 participants.

Humanitarian Blogging Workshop

The CEJ and International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) conducted a two-day ‘Humanitarian Blogging Workshop’ on March 26 and 27, 2019. The lead trainer for this workshop was digital media strategist, trainer, and journalist Sahar Habib Ghazi. Guest lectures were delivered by Editor, Prism Jahanzeb Hussain; writer and freelance journalist Ahmer Naqvi, and Deputy Head of Communications ICRC Rimsha Qureshi,

Digital Journalism Workshop

The CEJ, in collaboration with Deutsche Welle Akademie, conducted a two-day workshop on ‘Entrepreneurship in Digital and Data Journalism’ on March 28 and 29, 2019. The main trainer was Shahzeb Hashim, Lecturer at CEJ. Guest lectures were delivered by a PhD candidate at IBA Asim Basher Khan; Desk Head Peshawar Express Tribune Gibran Ashraf; Consultant Digital Strategy at Dawn Media Group Shaheryar Popalzai; CEO VCast Mansoor Ahmed Ali; Head of Product Development – SEED; Shaista Ayesha, and Chairman Brainchild Communications. Raihan Merchant,