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“Al Jazeera Media Institute” celebrates its anniversary

AJMI – Doha

Al Jazeera Media Network celebrated on March 2, 2017 the 13th anniversary of its training center which has officially been renamed to be “Al Jazeera Media Institute”.

Sheikh Hamad bin Thamer Al Thani, Chairman of the Board of Al Jazeera Media Network, attended the celebration, along with Dr. Mostefa Souag, acting Director General of the network, and a number of the network’s executive directors and officials.

Mounir Daymi, Director of Al Jazeera Media Institute said during his speech that the new name was selected based on a 3-month strategic study conducted by experts in the field. He elaborated on the role of the institute for which the renaming was necessary. He said the institute’s role and activities went beyond training basic media skills to be the warehouse of the Al Jazeera’s experience and success.

 

He pointed out the importance of the future role of research and innovation, and developing media solutions for organizations. In addition, major partnership with renowned academic media institutions from around the world. He also stressed out the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) which the institute will carry out.

During the celebration, the contributors to Al Jazeera Ambassadors program were honored for training over 2,000 trainees in Arab and non-Arab countries.