SPREP and UNESCO Train Environmental Reporters in Vanuatu

28 February 2011: The Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP), with support from the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), is conducting a training session to strengthen environmental reporting skills in the media sector, from 28 February-4 March 2011, in Vanuatu.

The training session focuses on climate change and biodiversity, bringing together environment experts and local media. A Vanuatu Environment Media Award for all local media will be launched at the end of the training session. A follow-up training session towards the end of 2011 is also being discussed. [SPREP Press Release]