SEMC trained journalists in Aden on Humanitarian Journalism

Aden- 9 April , 2019 :-
The Studies and Economic Media Center (SEMC) in cooperation with CFI concluded on Thursday in Aden a training session for thirteen Yemeni journalists on writing human interest stories.
The four-day workshop aims to build the capacities of male and female journalists representing different media organizations on writing human interest stories in order to cover the events of the ongoing humanitarian crisis in Yemen.
The Executive Manager of SEMC Mr. Mohammed Ismail said during the conclusion session that this is the third workshop to be held in Aden with support from the French Organization for Media Support (CFI).
Mr. Ismail indicated that the workshop is part of a wider program to build the capacities of 60 journalists from Taiz and Aden on writing human interest stories in a professional manner. He added that the trained journalists will become a part of Yemen’s humanitarian journalism network that report on the suffering of Yemeni people through developing various human interest stories.
The project has targeted 30 journalists from Taiz and Aden so far. The trainees will work on developing humanitarian stories to cover Yemen’s forgettable humanitarian crisis.