United States Agency for Global Media

Laos: Public participation and conflict transformation

June 2017

Journalists received training on Public Participation and Conflict Transformation during June 5–9 in Vientiane, Laos.

Participants acquired skills to develop key messages and talking points during conversations and methods to apply the empathetic response model to communicate in low-trust, high concern situation.

50 journalists from key media outlets such as Lao National Television, Lao National Radio, and Laotian newspapers Khaosan Pathet Lao, Pasaxon and Vientiane Mai participated in the five-day workshop.

  • BBG
  • Saychareunsouk Pathammavong
    BBG Trainer