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Mindful Communication for ASEAN Integration

Lotus Communication Network's Dr Kalinga Seneviratne initiated a project with Bangkok's Chulalongkorn University to bring in Buddhist, Hindu and Confucius values and concepts into developing new journalisn training curriculum for ASEAN and SAARC countries. The project is supported by the International Programme for the Development of Communications (IPDC) of UNESCO. A seminar was organised in Bangkok on 14 and 15 December 2015 which brought together scholars and media practitioners from Asia to discuss curricuum development. The curricuum is expected to be completed by May 2016 and a training-the-trainer workshop will be held in Bangkok in July 2016. Please see the following link for an article on the project published by Singapore's Straits Times on 24 December 2015.

Mindful way to ASEAN journalism

 

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