Launch & PC of ‘Watching the Watchdog: Media Monitoring for GE13′

The Centre for Independent Journalism is pleased to invite members of the media, civil society and diplomatic corps to the launch of our “Watching the Watchdog: Media Monitoring for 13th General Election” project. This media monitoring project is the biggest exercise of its kind ever undertaken by civil society in Malaysia, monitoring elections news in 29 media platforms across Malaysia’s four main languages during the upcoming 13th General Elections. This project is being conducted in collaboration with the School of Modern Languages and Cultures, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. Please join us to learn more about this ground-breaking exercise:

Date: 12 June 2012 (Tue)
Time: 10.30am – 12.00pm
Venue:
Utara 2, Level 2, Crystal Crown Hotel, 12, Lorong Utara A, Off Jalan Utara, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor

Programme:
10.30am: Welcome Address
10.35am: Masjaliza Hamzah, Centre for Independent Journalism (CIJ)
10:45am: Prof. Zaharom Nain, Director, Centre for the Study of Communications & culture, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
11.00am: Dr. Tessa J Houghton, School of Modern Languages and Cultures, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
11.15am: Q&A
11.30pm: Refreshments & END