Prof. Dr Saman Fawzi, from the Department of Law at the
University of Human Development, participated as an instructor in a two days course on the role of government institutions’ spokespersons in providing
information to, interacting and building relationships with journalists and the
media. The course was organised by Civil Development Organisation for 14 government agencies
Prof. Dr Fawzi is a permanent member of the teaching staff
at the aforementioned department.
The course aimed at training and improving the skills of the
government institutions’ spokespersons within the current laws in the Kurdistan
Region on the provision of information to journalists and the legal framework
for working with them, and what information journalists are entitled to receive
from the government.