28th January 2015
In a series of training sessions on “News Quality and News Value”, under the umbrella of News Lens, Media Foundation 360 organized another one-day training session, this time, in district Muzaffargarh on January 28th. The training session was held by Mubasher Bukhari, a senior journalist, writer and Media Foundation 360 President.
Local journalists were trained on the importance of news value and quality. The participants were told about the significance, importance, and consequence of a news story and how it can impact the audience. Case studies of media outlets giving more air time to certain stories and its effect on the viewers were also discussed
Member National Assembly from Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Jamshed Dasti also joined the discussion and thanked Media Foundation 360 team for taking this initiative. Mr Dasti said no such training session was ever conducted for journalists of District Muzaffargarh.