Technological developments are impacting the media organisations in many ways.  New delivery platforms, new media products & services and enhanced audience expectations are posing challenges for the broadcast organisations.  Well-equipped and trained human resources in the broadcasting field are valuable assets for the organisations to meet these challenges.

After more than 35 years of productive association, the collaboration between AIBD and Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is turning a new leaf. Even as AIBD continues to be associated with FES, the German organisation’s office in Malaysia is being closed down by year-end.

The Regional Workshop on Media Literacy was jointly organised by the Tun Abdul Razak Broadcasting and Information Institute (IPPTAR) and AIBD from 1-3 December in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The workshop brought 14 participants, including producers, editors and managers involved in content production, from broadcast organisations in Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam.

From 27 to 31 October 2014, Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) hosted an in-country workshop on Children's TV Programme in Colombo, Sri Lanka.

AIBD/TVRI in-country consultation on Social and Emerging Media for Broadcast Management was held from 25 - 27 November 2014 in Jakarta, Indonesia.

AIBD Deputy Director Mr. Marcel Gomez paid an official visit to Chiang Mai, Thailand from 25 to 28 November 2014 for a site inspection and successful preparations for the 41st Annual Gathering / 14th AIBD General Conference & Associated Meetings, to be hosted by the Government Public Relations Department (PRD), Thailand from 18 to 20 August 2015.

Ms. Praphaisri Ketsawa, Director International Cooperation Division, led the PRD team comprising of Ms. Sirinapha Pansang and Mr. Worapon Mathurosmatanee.

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