Assistance to active and qualitative participation of mass media in coverage the forest sector problems of Uzbekistan

Within the framework of the project the following were performed:

  • Developed a training outline and training package to strengthen the skills and understanding of journalists and public relations officers in promoting and raising awareness on forestry issues in Uzbekistan
  • Organized information meetings in order to attract and encourage support to the Uzbek forestry programme
  • Organized workshops for journalists, media and public relations officers of MAF and related institutions, in order to promote the Uzbek forestry programme
  • Upon project completion there were 2500 brochures, 144 posters and about 200 newspaper articles published, as well as 1 documentary film on forestry issues in Uzbekistan. And conducted advocacy campaign in the net (Forum).