The grassroots call for media assistance

What can be done to help budding journalists in remote locations gain access to the knowledge needed to make them efficient and effective reporters covering areas that are sometimes neglected?

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The importance of asking searching questions

The job of the journalist is to question everything they are told. If we fail to ask the right questions we might end up presenting a superficial and shallow interpretation of events.

Journalism trainers at the Vietnam Journalists Association in Hanoi

Three common challenges facing journalism trainers

Getting buy-in from senior editors, selecting the right mix of participants, and ensuring training is relevant to the jobs of those attending the course. These are the three essential ingredients for successful media training.

It's important to have a story plan when preparing a special report

The importance of having a story plan

The first thing a journalist needs to do when working on a special report is to write a story plan and submit it to their editor for approval. This must be done before they start the story.

Editors at NTV planning the format of the new show

Vietnamese to launch hyperlocal news show

The news team at NTV (Nghe An TV and Radio) has taken the first step in creating an hour-long breakfast news show using only existing resources.