[Imc-uk-network] [Imc-communication] Fwd: [MediaAct] Call for Media Activists: Participate in World Social Forum, Venezuela
tony at cactusnetwork.org.uk
Thu Dec 29 05:04:31 PST 2005
In case anyone is free...
>From: Martha Wallner [mailto:marthaw at lmi.net]
>Sent: Tuesday, December 27, 2005 09:28 PM
>Subject: [MediaAct] Call for Media Activists: Participate in World
>Social Forum, Venezuela
>Please forward widely!
>Communications Rights Delegation to the World Social Forum in
>Call for Participants! (No time to lose!)
>Join a group of media activists and policy advocates as part of a
>delegation to the World Social Forum in Caracas, Venezuela from
>22nd to 29th. In addition to participating in the Forum, visits will
>also be scheduled with community radio and tv stations, government
>ministries, grassroots groups and other places of interest.
>The delegation will be broadly representative of media and
>communications groups, issues and campaigns currently underway. The
>delegation will be 10 to 15 people, and all delegates must be
>representatives of groups that have a role in media and social
>issues. The cost is not yet set, but will be roughly $2000,
>hotels and admission to the WSF included. Funds are available for
>scholarships, which will be awarded on a sliding scale, smaller
>organizations getting more of their costs covered. The delegation
>being organized by Third World Majority and Prometheus Radio
>with major support from Consumers Union, The Social Sciences
>Council, and others.
>Deadline to apply to join the delegation: January 2nd, 2006.
>for scholarships: December 31st, 2006. Scholarship slots are
>and will be decided by a committee by January 1st. The application
>be found at: www.prometheusradio.org/wsf.doc
>For questions or more information, contact:
>petri at prometheusradio.org or
>call Prometheus Radio Project, 215-727-9620. Petri Dish will be
>available throughout the holidays, so do not feel shy about calling
>during that time.
>building radio stations = awesome
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