The first strengthening of interaction between NGO and journalists
In August of 2009 NGO «Academy of mass communication» in the framework of project «Interaction between NGO and Mass Communication» has begun holding of round tables. The first round table on a topic «Interaction between NGO and Mass communication» was held on August, 18th in the Toshkhodja Asiri library of Khujand city, where 20 NGO representatives and some journalists from editorial staff of newspapers and TV have taken part. Also there were the vice-chairman of Sogd region Nabiev Vahob, the Head of information-analytical department of Sogd region Hukumat (executing agency) Ilhom Jamoliyon, Director of NGO «Tajikistan Development Foundation» Shamsiddin Karimov.
Participants of the meeting have listened to some speeches. In particular Bahodur Kosimov, Director of “Academy of mass communication” has noticed the importance of mass media in the solution of socially-significant problems of society by means of publications and has urged all NGO representatives for close cooperation with Mass communication and journalists.
The Director of «Tajikistan Development Foundation» Shamisiddin Karimov, having noticed the importance of the round table, in his speech has informed the participants about the realizing joint project of NGO «Tajikistan Development Foundation» and NGO «Academy of mass communication», and also has in detail told about National Association of Tajikistan NGO and its prospects in the framework of the of the “Civil Society” Program of Aga Khan Foundation in Tajikistan.
Also there have been discussed such topics: “The structure and objectives of PR”, “The main stages of PR-activity”, “Interaction of communicator with mass audience” and etc.
The «Academy of mass communication» is planning to hold the same round tables in the cities of Khorog, Kurgonteppa, Tursunzoda and Dushanbe in September and October.