Audio, print and visual media are an important source of guidance and education in any society, as they have a great impact on diverse audiences, who differ in their interests, attitudes, as well as their intellectual, academic and social levels.
This is what makes independent media important in the process of building societies. It can be argued that it is one of the essential elements contributing to shaping the profile of societies and this is why we see the need to focus on the media. The reason we seek to reach a free and independent media in the service of society is our belief that it is impossible to imagine a coherent and advanced society without the presence of free and effective media.
More than 85 male and female journalists were trained through CCSD’s Civic Media Program. In addition, a Training manual for Journalists was produced as well as the Suwar Magazine, which is still being published.