LAHORE: A two-day training workshop titled “Crisis Communication & Media Management” was held on Wednesday.
It was organised by the Ministry of Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literacy Heritage at National School of Public Policy (Staff College) and concluded on Wednesday afternoon.
The two-day training workshop focused on developing the skills and knowledge of the senior government officers on how to interact with the media in a crisis situation. It was also intended to help the officers to understand the role of media in conveying incidents of violence during any crisis.
The training was conducted by the senior professionals and experts in the field of media and communication. The participants took a keen interest in the interactive sessions and mock exercise meant to build their confidence in managing media during any national level emergency.
The participants appreciated the module of training and lauded the efforts of the ministry. They considered it as service to the country to help in developing a meaningful mechanism.
This was the fifth training workshop arranged by the Pakistan Peace Collective, a project of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting at the Staff College.