Information ministry workshop today

MUSCAT: The Ministry of Information on Wednesday will organise a seminar at Grand Hormuz Hotel. The seminar Media Departments at the Public Organizations: Challenges and Aspirations will be inaugurated by Shaikh Khalid bin Ointernetmar al Marhoon, Minister of Civil Service. The seminar will include five sessions. The first session, which will be on institutional communication at the public organisations, will include three working papers on media work policies in the Sultanate, media departments and their relations with other departments at the organisation, digital media and effect-making.
The second session on organisational charts and the actual reality for media departments will include two working papers on the organisational charts for the media departments at the civil service organisations and the status of media departments at the public organisations.
The third session on crisis management by media will includes one working paper on experiences on media management of crisis.
The fourth session on the relationship between media departments at the public organisations and the media will include three working papers on outcomes of the study on needs of awareness programs, media departments and media means and the relationship between media departments and the media. The fifth session on management of social media networks will include a working paper on management of social networks and partnership with social media users. — ONA