The Middle East Media Project, in conjunction with existing institutions
can play a significant role particularly if it reflects the diversity
of views and interests that exist within various segments of society.
To ensure that such diversity is advanced, it is necessary to
foster the mechanisms that allow for a free and independent media.
A key ingredient of the proposed program is building technical,
managerial and artistic skills in the creation of an independent
media sector. Acknowledging the effectiveness and versatility
of television broadcast, the media program will be oriented to
broadcast production using video, film and appropriate computer-related
technologies. (please contact
us for a detailed project description and estimate)
primary goal of the Media Program is to establish sustainable
centers located throughout Middle East. The objectives of the
Media Program are to:
> Strengthen the capacity of civic organizations and
independent media makers to gain access to television broadcasting.
> Foster the development of independent media.
> Promote the possibility of a peaceful and pluralistic
future for a diverse ethnic, religious and political groups.
> Improve the technical skills in audio/video production
and computer technologies of local residents and members of civic