Welcome to TISS and The Communique Certificate Program in Development Communication
Calling all Development Sector Professionals, Journalists, Content Writers (Social Sector) !!!
Development Communication is distinct from communication used by corporates and for-profit organizations. Whether it is advocacy, research communication, or fund-raising, the underlying principle in development communication is social good and sustainability which needs to be factored into all communication.
This creates a whole new language, syntax, style, and outputs that are used only by this sector. The program will unpack development communication, and in the process provide participants with guidelines, frameworks, tips, and tools which could be put to use straightaway.
TISS and The Communiqué initiative to provide development sector professionals a work-based, results-oriented skill-set in communication.
Workshop on Writing Skills for Development CommunicatorsParticipants learn the art of writing clearly, concisely and cohesively, including referencing.
Participants become familiar with globally accepted templates for development communication outputs: Reports, policy briefs, policy memos, concept notes, and proposal writing.
Participants learn how to turn case studies into human interest stories for the media to increase their reach and impact on civil society.
Participants discover the fundamentals of effective blogging and social media, along with an introduction to photography.
Participants learn how to brand a non-profit organization so that it stands out from its competitors and how to co-brand when working with partners to enhance funding and advocacy.
Participants understand the principles and processes in communication strategy and campaign planning, and how to develop a successful format.
Apply by: Extended by popular demand to Friday, 7 April, 2017
Date and time: April 11, 2017 9:00AM – April 15, 2017 5:00PM
Venue: TISS Mumbai Campus
Certificate Program in Development Communication (4 days …
Format : Workshop on Writing Skills for Development Communicators; Biannual, to be held twice a year; The inaugural program will be held on 11 – 15 April, 2017