Journalists in Afghanistan’s northeast strategize on media’s role in peace-building – Reliefweb

FAIZABAD – Local media’s important role in providing accurate information to build trust among communities, and in preventing and resolving conflicts, was stressed by journalists in recent events in the northeastern province of Badakshan.

In 2017, the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) worked with media organizations across Afghanistan to build support for Afghan-led peace and reconciliation efforts, giving media professionals an opportunity to come together and discuss ways to improve the accuracy of reporting in the interest o building mutual trust, protecting human rights and fostering peace and stability.

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