Media in Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention
|Title||Media in Peacebuilding and Conflict Prevention|
|Subtitle / Series Title||Conference Documentation of the Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum 2008|
|Year of Publication||2008|
|Authors||Boemcken, M von, Schmidt, C, Solbach, W|
|Number of Pages||216 pp.|
|Publisher||Deutsche Welle in Cooperation with BICC|
At the first Deutsche Welle Global Media Forum in June 2008, 850 participants from 90 countries discussed the role of the media in peacebuilding and conflict prevention. A comprehensive collection of documents has recently been published and is now available.The 2008 Global Media Forum was an international and interdisciplinary conference that examined the responsibility, the power and the possibilities of the media in the field of peacebuilding and conflict prevention. The documentation, published by Deutsche Welle and BICC, summarizes the various contributions of well-known representatives from media and politics, culture and economy, cooperative development and science.