CCA, Climate Information
28 September 20
PfR engaged with media houses in the region to strengthen their knowledge on climate change
The PFR HOA builds capacity of media and CSOs in understanding Integrated Risk Management (IRM) and mainstreaming risk into development programmes, plans and policies. Engaging the media is important to ensure harmonized, well researched and continued dialogue on pertinent issues regarding IRM. CARE International in Uganda together with Red Cross Climate Centre organized a three-day regional Media Practitioners’ training workshop on Integrated Risk Management and Disaster Risk Reduction from 22nd to 24th January 2019. The workshop brought together 34 (9 females and 25 males) journalists from selected media houses in Uganda and Ethiopia, while Kenya was represented by The East African staff based in Uganda.
Media training provided in the Horn of Africa , and relationship build with some media houses in the region