Understanding environmental issues for better reportage A media briefing for local journalists | Centre for Science and Environment

Understanding environmental issues for better reportage A media briefing for local journalists


Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, July 17-19, 2013

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), New Delhi and the PSG College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, organised a workshop on environment and its reportage.

The workshop was open to journalists working on local environmental issues, and journalism students.

As the world is becoming increasingly connected due to globalisation, so are the environmental issues. Local issues with global impacts and vice versa was explored with a bird's eye view. While issues such as climate change, water stress, Western Ghats were be covered in the workshop, the stress was on understanding how best to identify, research and report on them.

Journalists from Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Karnataka participated in the workshop.

For more details, please get in touch with Papia Samajdar at papia@cseindia.org / 09811906977 



  • New Delhi, India
    November 6-7, 2014

    Centre for Science and Environment (CSE), the New Delhi (India)-based research and advocacy organisation, invites applications from journalists to attend its Annual Media Briefing on Climate Change. The briefing will be held in New Delhi on November 6-7, 2014. It will bring together media people and experts from countries of the Global South to discuss and debate a range of contemporary issues covering the science, politics, negotiations and impacts of climate change.

    CSE has been conducting this annual media meet – but only for South Asian journalists -- since 2009. This year, the event has been opened up to journalists from other countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America.

    CSE will support the travel and accommodation of selected participants.

    • For any queries, please write to the following:

    Souparno Banerjee
    Email: souparno@cseindia.org


    Papia Samajdar
    Email: papia@cseindia.org


    The Media Resource Centre

    Souparno Banerjee, programme director
    Email: souparno@cseindia.org

    Papia Samajdar, deputy programme manager
    Email: papia@cseindia.org

    Sheeba Madan, programme officer
    Email: sheeba@cseinda.org

    Aavika Dhanda, intern

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