March 20, 2015
RED COOPERATION WITH UNDEF IN ENHANCEMENT OF CSO ENGAGEMENT WITH MEDIA IN VIET NAM (30/10/14)
Center for Research on Development Communication (RED Communication) and UN Democarcy Fund (UNDEF) coordinated deployment in project "Enhancement of CSO engagement with media in Viet Nam" within 2 years (2015 - 2017). This project increases the volume and effectiveness of VietNamese CSO's engagement in media and communication. It improves CSO outreach through trainning on expression skill for CSO' spokerpersons, one-on-one communication consultancies, and small grants to implement the communication plans with media. Complementarily, it strengthens interaction between CSOs and media , by means of: a documentary film - to be aired nationally - on CSOs engagement with the media; trainnings for journalist on using CSOs' sources, serminars with editorial heads; and media's publication of 250 articles on CSOs. The project starts on 01/02/2015 and ends on 01/31/2017.