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Speaking out Loud!
International Media Workshops

Wed. 25. & Thu. 26. October 2017, 10.00 - 16.00
CCMC Community Space, Ledra Palace Hotel Grounds, Nicosia Buffer Zone, Cyprus

As part of the Erasmus+ project 'Speaking Out Loud!', The Cyprus Community Media Centre (CCMC), in collaboration with partners Frauen Solidaritat from Vienna and Desi Radio from London, is organising a two day workshop on radio production and storytelling techniques!

The Workshops
Day 1: Mixture Format
Have you always wanted to produce a radio programme? On the first day, you will have the chance to learn the skills on how to put together a simple feature, report on the arts or women’s issues and present it at the end of the day.

Day 2: Stories About Peace: The Power of Fiction
Using fiction to raise awareness, mobilise or develop critical thinking? On the second day, you will learn how to use radio drama for radio broadcasting. You will have the opportunity to create your own radio drama and present it to your group.

The Trainers
Ann Kaye is from the United Kingdom and has worked with the Panjabi Centre in London for many years, initially for Women’s Radio Group. She has spent her career in radio broadcasting, firstly with the BBC and subsequently at other BBC and commercial radio stations. She was the first producer at Talk Radio UK, the first national commercial all speech radio station in the UK. Ann has lectured in radio skills at a UK University for 14 years as well as on other related courses throughout the UK. She has also conducted training programmes in communication skills for the EU in Malta, Lithuania, Romania and Ukraine.

Petra Pint is from Austria and is the editor of the Austrian magazine Frauen*solidarität (Women’s Solidarity). Frauen*solidarität is an NGO which deals with global power relations from a feminist point of view. Petra is trained in radio and video journalism (esp. community media) as well as in media literacy.

When: Wednesday 25th & Thursday 26th October, 10:00-16:00
Where: CCMC Community Space, Ledra Palace Hotel Grounds, Nicosia Buffer Zone

The workshops are free of charge and will be conducted in English. Please note, you must attend both days of the workshops.

Partners of the Project "Speaking out Loud!": Frauen*solidarität, Cyprus Community Media Center, Panjabi Centre - Desi Radio

This workshop is funded by: