On 2 May 2020, the OSCE POiD is planning to facilitate organization of a conference dedicated to commemoration of 3 May World Press Freedom Day. The main goal of this event is to promote journalism as a profession among youth and students. The POiD plans to conduct the 2020 conference dedicated to 3 May World Press Freedom Day in TEDxTalks format. Each speaker will have 20 minutes to present their inspiring story related to journalism activity and share it with the audience in an inspiring mood and manner.
Therefore, the Office requires services of an international media expert who can deliver a 20-minute inspiring presentation and/or speech to promote journalism as a profession among youth and students.
The international media expert will work under direct supervision of the OSCE POiD Media Officer.
The OSCE POiD Media Unit will provide the international media expert with the necessary information and materials for the fulfilment of the task.
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
Scope of Work and Expected Outputs:
The international media expert should design, develop and make an inspiring presentation and/or speech for the participants of the conference dedicated to commemoration of 3 May World Press Freedom Day, which will be conducted in Dushanbe, Tajikistan on 02 May 2020. The aim of presentation and/or speech should be promotion of journalism as a profession among students and young journalists. The topics of the presentations may vary from establishment and management of media outlets to the newsroom composition, news reporting and editing, as well as impact of new technologies on the future of media and journalism as a profession and modern trends in journalism. The international media expert should also conduct a one-hour master class for the group of participants at the conference.
Duration of assignment: 28 April - 02 May 2020 (five days).
|The consultant will be remunerated commensurate with consultant’s experience and qualifications in accordance with OSCE established rates. Applicants should indicate whether they wish to be included in the OSCE Roster of Consultants for similar assignments.|
|How To Apply|
If you wish to apply for this position, please use the OSCE's online application link found under https://jobs.osce.org/. In case of technical difficulties with online application, please use the OSCE offline application form that can be downloaded at https://jobs.osce.org/resources/document/offline-application-form. The completed application form along cover letter and recommendation letters should be submitted by e-mail to POiD-Recruitment@osce.org quoting the job title in the subject line. Applicants who do not submit a completed OSCE's format application form will not be considered.
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