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Finally the the Goethe Institut has started working on the renovation of the Goethe Villa - with the symbolic ground breaking. Ambassador Christian-Ludwig Weber-Lortsch signed the contract with the local construction company so the work can begin. Obviously not without getting the blessings! Congratulations!
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Observations from a Media Dialog event hosted by Deutsche Welle’s DW Akademie on January 24, 2016
Myanmar's media landscape is in the middle of a dynamic transition period. Could the shift of political power (from the former military government to Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy) hinder or even stop this process? Participants of a Media Dalog "Empowerment of Community Media - Gender Issues & Freedom of Expression", hosted by DW Akademie's Deputy Director Ute
Schaeffer, raised concerns the new NLD government may not regard the timely launch of community based broadcasting in Myanmar a No.1 priority.
Media Dialog event hosted by Deutsche Welle’s DW Akademie on January 24, 2016
It is the aim of the Myanmar Journalism Institute (MJI) to educate students in journalism, teach them multimedia skills and ultimately to prepare them for a job in the media industry. MJI now offers a complete, fulltime 10 months professional program. The first of its kind in Myanmar. MJI is technically fully equipped for all sorts of multimedia training, from audio to video and online projects. Experienced national and international trainers from the industry will teach and guide you towards your diploma.
Myanmar Journalism Institute
Golden Letter at the National Museum Yangon
The digitalized form of the golden letter was handed over during the visit of President Thein Sein to Germany in September 2014 to the foreign minister of Myanmar, Mr. Wunna Maung Lwin. Until the opening of the new National Museum in Nay Pyi Taw it will be displayed on a 3D screen at the National Museum in Yangon.
On 26.02.2015 the lease contract for the future home of the Goethe Institute (German cultural center) was signed by the head of Goethe Institute and the rector of the University of Fine Art. Ambassador Weber-Lortsch and Deputy Union Minister Daw Sandar Khin attended the
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