Power of the Media

TitlePower of the Media
Publication TypeBook
Subtitle / Series TitleA Handbook for Peacebuilders
Year of Publication2003
Series EditorHoward, R, Rolt, F, Veen, H van de
Number of Pages245 pp.
PublisherEuropean Centre for Conflict Prevention in cooperation with the European Centre for Common Ground and the Institute for Media, Policy and Civil Society (IMPACS). Financially supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
ISBN Number90-77145-02-8
Accession Number852

"Power of the Media" contains a set of guidelines on the processes which make media interventions in a conflict effective and sustainable. Moreover, an operational framework for utilising media in peacebuilding activities is tested on several projects worldwide. The book illustrates best practices and lessons learned in media projects such as radio and televisions programming, training and transitional journalism development and intended outcome programming. It contains a directory with 68 profiles of organisations working in this field worldwide as well as a selection of key literature and reports, websites and audio-visual productions.
An overview of the content as well as access to the electronic version can be found here.

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