2010 Asia-Pacific Human Development Media FellowshipNov 30, 2010
Theme for 2010 - Gender: Empowering Women as Agents of Change for Human Development . The human development apporach puts people at the center of development.It recognizes the importance of economic concerns for change but goes beyound them to raise issues of enhancing human capabilities and expanding people's choice.
The objective of the Media Followship is contribute to building capacity in Asia-pacific region and support policy through advocay and dissemination of research that bring people to the center of development debates.The fellowship encourages media professionals from Asia-pacific developing countries to undertake media advocacy on issues of concern in the region from a human development prespective on a new each year. Please see our brochure about Human Development Fellows for information on the 2995-2009 fellowships recipients; it is locate a http://asia-pacific.undp.org/practices/HDRU/fellowship.html.