The Myanmar Ministry for Information commented on recent visa restrictions for foreign journalists at the ongoing East-West Center conference in Yangon, co-hosted by the Media Programme Asia.
Aung San Suu Kyi gave a speech at the opening lunch session at East-West Center’s International Media Conference, which is co-hosted by Konrad Adenauer Stiftung's Media Programme Asia.
Hans-Gert Pöttering, chairman of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, was awarded the honorary doctor by the Ateneo de Manila University in the Philippines.
Last week, leading media academic institutions from five Asian countries reached an agreement to form an unprecedented regional cooperation on media education and training in the region.
On our new website, we report on the effects of climate in Asia through a series of data-driven stories. The data and projections are based on independent research and range from topics such as natural disasters and air pollution, to deforestation and renewable energies.
We sent Moinuddin Ahmed, Chief Sub‐Editor from India's The Statesman, to Germany's largest press agency. Check out what he has to tell about his experiences.
Syed Nazakat, a graduate of the Konrad Adenauer Center for Journalism (ACFJ), was awarded the Chief Editor’s Gold Medal by his employer, India’s The Week Magazine, for his world exclusive story on Gitmo, the detention facility for alleged terrorists in America’s Guantanamo Bay prison camp.
We uploaded all conference pictures from the ‘9th ASEF Journalists' Colloquium’ in New Delhi. Click here.
Our latest publication 'Social media and elections in Asia-Pacific' is now online!
Check out our photos from the KAS E-lection Bridge Asia-Pacific conference in Bangkok.