The Afghan Journalists Safety Committee (AJSC) organized an advocacy and coordination meeting with provincial officials, media managers and local journalists of Herat province.
In the meeting which was organized to facilitate better coordination between government officials and media, Shamil Ahmad Mashal, AJSC’s coordinator for the West Zone, Farid Ahmad Ayoubi, acting director of Directorate of Information and Culture, Sabet Herawi, head of media department of Directorate of Intelligence, local media managers and journalists of Herat province had participated.
In addition to welcoming the work of the Joint Media-Government Coordination Committee in this province, in this meeting, issues such as addressing the challenges facing media work, the right to access to information and creating better coordination between government and the media, were discussed.
The Joint Media-Government Coordination Committee has been established at the recommendation of the AJSC, to address the challenges facing media and journalists and facilitating better coordination between government and the media.
The government officials in this province, in addition to announcing their support for media, promised better cooperation of local government officials with the journalists of this province.
The AJSC has been tirelessly working to facilitate a safe environment for journalists and better coordination between government and the media.