Time to Say Goodbye
Mr. Yang Binyuan announced his decision to resign from the post as Director of AIBD effective 15 September 2014, due to family reasons. As an expression of the gratitude for his years of service and efforts for the Institute the AIBD staff arranged a farewell ceremony on Friday, 29 August 2014. More
AIBD Accomplishments
AIBD Director Yang Binyuan has briefed member countries on the accomplishments of the Institute during the past 12 months that included the successful implementation of 32 training activities benefiting close to a thousand broadcasters, and of the Asia Media Summit 2014 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and the 2nd International Conference on Broadcast Training in Kuala Lumpur. More
Leadership Re-elected

Indonesia and Bangladesh have been re-elected President and Vice-President respectively of the 13th AIBD General Conference held on 14 August 2014 in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Re-elected by a majority vote, the two member countries will serve the body for an additional two-year term with effect from August 2014. More

Keynote Address

In his keynote address at the Inauguration Ceremony of the AIBD General Conference 2014 in Phnom Penh, Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Sok An has called on broadcasters in Asia-Pacific to balance the exercise of media freedom with ethical and professional behaviour to prevent or minimize abuses that may harm society. More

AIBD in Good Shape

AIBD Director Yang Binyuan says the Institute is in good shape, having maintained its favorable financial health and completed 32 training activities that benefitted close to a thousand broadcasters in Asia Pacific during the past 12 months. More


The Regional Workshop on Capacity Building for Safety of Journalists In Central Asian Republics organised by AIBD and the International Programme for Development of Communication (IPDC) and the UNESCO Almaty Cluster Office for Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan, was held in Almaty, Kazakhstan from 13-15 October 2014. More