The USAGM Office of Business Development and the Universidad de Pamplona, offered a four-day webinar to VOA affiliates in Cucuta, Colombia, and San Antonio del Tachira, Venezuela.
The four 90-minute modules were designed for news directors, editors, reporters, producers, and students in the area of journalism and communications. More than 60 participants connected via Microsoft Teams, including professionals and students.
During the events, Regional Marketing Officer (RMO) Iscar Blanco discussed the role of international broadcasting, best practices as a digital reporter, editorial values, balance and objectivity, social media, and news consumption on today’s market. All four modules were moderated by Oscar Rincon of 92.1 Norte Stereo.