AIBD/NRK/BTV In-country Workshop on Children’s TV Programme

Asia/Kuala Lumpur

From 8 to 12 June 2015, Bangladesh Television (BTV)  will host an in-country workshop on Children's TV Programmes. This activity aims at providing the participants an introduction to children's perception of media, as well as an introduction of working methods to make them excellent media-workers with and for children.

Mr Kalle Furst, Director of Fürst & Father, Film and TV Ltd., Secretary General and organiser of the Nordic Children’s Media Festival, will be the consultant for this workshop organised by AIBD and supported by the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation (NRK).


  • To provide an overview of the trends in international children's programme
  • To work with children in television production
  • To learn storytelling, writing, and structuring of programme production for children
  • To work with brainstorm as method
  • To discuss their own work in relation to international productions


  • What is drama
  • Drama exercises
  • What is documentary     
  • Screening and discussion of participants programmes
  • Brainstorm as method
  • Group-work manuscript
  • Different age-groups
  • Transmedia storytelling
  • Use of Web
  • Screening and discussion of international programmes for children
  • Written Exercises

Profile of Participants:

  • News presenters, directors and editors with at least 1 year of media-production experience and interests in production for children
  • Upper age limit is 45 years
  • Ability to understand and speak English