A series of workshops for local government representatives in ABL communities focused on local media capacity building and local journalism

On 28-30 March 2022, MESA10 in cooperation with NGO Kartlosi organized a roadshow of workshops in Gori, Dusheti and Sachkhere with the support of SlovakAid. The program of the workshops was the following:

The first module was focused on Local journalism, building local visibility and local resources for the development of tourism, presented by Peter Gogola, former mayor of Banská Bystrica, Slovakia and Michal Biganič, former mayor of Stará Ľubovňa, Slovakia. The second module was titled Investigative method and building resistance to the disinformation presented by Ján Cingel, Founder and CEO, Strategic Analysis, Slovakia. The third module was presented by Megi Bibiluri from NGO Kartlosi, titled Local government capacity building and resilience. The last module was the presentation of the activities of the EU and NATO Info Center.

More about the project: Development of Communities along the ABL around the Tskhinvali region with the focus on local administration and development

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