MoHR holds workshop on gender sensitive reporting
ISLAMABAD – Ministry of Human Rights (MoHR) Monday held a sensitization workshop for journalists on Gender Sensitive Reporting. The ministry conducted the workshop for journalists (beat reporters) for sensitizing and awareness raising on reporting of human rights issues and gender sensitive cases. Minister for Human Rights Dr Shireen Mazari, Shafqat Munir, Senior journalist, Director General (International Cooperation) and other officers of ministry attended the workshop. Addressing the audience, Dr Shireen Mazari said that journalists should be well-equipped and vigilant while reporting cases of human rights violation as subject of human rights is central to all other social concerns but standard procedures and rules for balanced reporting are neglected most of the times to cover such stories.