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(repost) Event Announcement from South Asia Partnership
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>Date sent: Thu, 03 Dec 1998 14:36:06 -0500
>From: South Asia Partnership <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Subject: Event Announcement
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Reporter's Notebook III
Democracy, development & the media
Sponsored by South Asia Partnership Canada (SAP)
in association with World University Service of Canada (WUSC)
and the Canadian Association of Journalists
Where & When
Date: Thursday, December 10, 1998
Time: 7 - 9pm
Place: Room 121 Lamoureux Building,
145 Jean Jacques Lucier,
University of Ottawa
Originally launched in 1994 is a series of cross-Canada
journalist=92s workshops and public presentations linking
Canadian and South Asian journalists, and educators covering
development, social justice and media issues.
- Kanak Mani Dixit, Editor, Himal South Asia Magazine
Himal, published from Kathmandu, Nepal is well-respected
worldwide for its regional and people-centered outlook
- Dick Gordon, Correspondent, CBC Radio One's "This Morning"
Former Chief of South Asian Bureau of CBC in New Delhi
Compare Perceptions * Analysis & Experience
Portrayal & Representation
Challenges & Dilemas * Freedom of Expression
Human Rights * Justice * Democracy
Policy Issues & Implications * People's Participation
For more information contact:
Janice Burke, SAP Canada
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