Journalists attend workshop focusing on the land issue

Journalists attend workshop focusing on the land issue

A group of media practitioners are assembled in Windhoek for a one-day workshop focusing on the issue of land.
The training aims to enlighten and equip journalists about the sensitive issue of land as the country prepares for the Second National Land Conference scheduled for early next month.
The workshop is organised by the Editor's Forum of Namibia (EFN) in partnership with the Namibia University of Science of Technology' Faculty (NUST) of Natural Resources and Spatial Sciences.
Various experts from tertiary institutions and advocacy institutions are taking the journalists through the ropes on what they should understand and look for when dealing with stories relating to land reform, land tenure system, urban and rural land as we as ancestral land, among others.