Foreign Correspondents Club of Malaysia

ASEF Journalists’ Colloquium

Interested to participate in the 9th ASEF Journalists’ Colloquium? Please check out http://asef.org/index.php/projects/themes/environment/2812-9th-asia-euro... for details.

The Colloquium will focus on the challenges for the media in reporting on sustainable development, in particular the looming expiry of the Millennium Development Goals in 2015 and its intended successor, Sustainable Development Goals, as well as the areas of energy, green growth and economy, and poverty reduction.

Colloquium participants will discuss how these issues are viewed in different countries across Asia and Europe, how they are reported in the media, and explore the role of the media in bringing the stories to an interested and wider public.

The Colloquium will be held in conjunction with the upcoming 11th ASEM Foreign Ministers' Meeting to be held in New Delhi, India from 11-12 November 2013. The deadline for applications is on 12 August 2013.