“Arab Media in International Teaching”- Berlin Workshop in February 2023

Participants of the workshop assessed what has been achieved so far in teaching Arab media in our AREACORE network. The mapping of achievements was a prerequisite to looking ahead towards expanding our cooperation in teaching, exchanging ideas and material and using our eLearning platform more widely as both a platform […]

“Self-organization and Community Media Monitoring”- Birzeit University Palestine 2022

The Media Development Center (MDC) at Birzeit University Palestine organized a couple of workshops in cooperation with the Arab-European Association for Media and Communication Researchers, targeting female media professionals as well as university institutions, municipalities, mosques, churches, federations, and unions. The first workshop focussed on dismantling the weaknesses in the […]

“Teaching Communication, Media, and Digital Literacy Studies– Post-Covid Implications and New Directions”

A Collaborative workshop held in September 2022 at Al-Akhawayn University “The exchange with our colleagues allowed for getting a deeper understanding of how the pandemic impacted research and learning environments differently: depending i.e. on the political contexts, the resources provided for technological infrastructures and pandemic response measures taken.” Anna Antonakis, […]

Webinar „Digital Media in Teaching“ – Birzeit University Palestine 2021

For the full recording of the webinar click here: (in Arabic) The Media Development Center – Birzeit University, in cooperation with the Arab-European Association for Communication Researchers, AREACORE, organized an online symposium entitled Digital Media: Education, Rights and Practice, with the participation of experts from Jordan, Sweden, Egypt, Oman and […]

Social Media in Public Relations – Qatar 2016

Over a dozen students from all over the Arab world were given the possibility to participate in the four day workshop “Social Media in PR” in Doha, Qatar. Through a collaboration of AREACORE and the Mass Communication Department at Qatar University with Al Jazeera TV network and the International Public […]

Teaching Investigative Journalism – Amman 2016

Together with ARIJ (Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism), a Jordan-based NGO, AREACORE supported two workshops held at the Geneva Hotel in Amman, August 26th-September 1st. Led by the experienced investigative journalist and scholar Dr. Mark Lee Hunter, the participants explored new approaches on how to teach investigative journalism at Arab […]

Getting to know the German Media System 2013

Workshop with Tunisian Students on German Media   „Getting to know the German Media System” – ten students of the Master program “Political Communication” at the Institut de Presse et des Sciences de l’Information (IPSI) of Manouba University in Tunis came to Berlin from 8-15 December 2013 in order to […]