IAWRT 37th Biennial beckons you
by Geeta Sahai
The International Association of Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT) in collaboration with IAWRT Philippines is organising its 37th Biennial Conference. It is to be held in Quezon City, The Philippines, from 9-11 November 2017.
The conference venue is Microtel by Wyndham – UP Technohub in Quezon City.
This year’s Biennial will feature the launch of IAWRT’s first Safety Training Handbook, and screenings showcasing the shortlisted entries of the IAWRT Awards of Excellence, including time for showing IAWRT members’ productions.
The conference will bring together women journalists working in electronic and print media and documentary film makers from all over the world to initiate dialogue and share experiences in pursuance of IAWRT’s ongoing work to strengthen women’s voices in and through the media. Over 100 women media professionals are expected to attend.
This year’s Biennial theme is Broadcasting and Social Justice: Women in the Media on Conflict and Crisis. The three-day conference includes plenary sessions, workshops, film screenings, cultural shows and an excursion to the nearby historical places. Some of the important issues which would be discussed are – challenges for Filipino women journalists, women covering terrorism, women in the media braving Disasters.
We will have an all-day Members’ meeting to discuss organisational developmental issues, the new evaluation report, chapter reports, and election reforms.
It would be nice to see you at the Biennial.
Welcome to the world of amazing professionals, stimulating discussions and motivating environments.
Download the Registration form below.