At the invitation of the Director of AIBD, Director General of Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC), Professor Sunil Shantha  visited AIBD on 17th January. He is the newly elected Vice President of AIBD General Conference which was held in Tehran, Iran in August 2016 and will hold the Vice Presidency for a term of two years.

Myanmar Radio and Television (MRTV) in collaboration with Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK) and the Asia-Pacific Institute for Broadcasting Development (AIBD), organised an In-Country Workshop on Children's TV Program from 3 – 7 October 2016. Hosted by MMDC, this workshop covered area such as dramatic content in Children’s programmes, the cultural, historical and language representations.

A communication channel between China Central Television (CCTV) and the National Television and Radio Company (Uzbekistan MTRK) has been established to promote the development of TV industry through technology exchange and learning opportunities.

By Andy McElroy

KUALA LUMPUR, 16 November 2016 – Asia’s most prolific disaster risk reduction journalist has urged media colleagues from 12 other countries to move beyond simply describing events and instead help their audiences better protect themselves from various hazards.