Basic Video Journalism Manual

The Basic Video Journalism Manual is kindly funded by Pyoe Pin Programme, a local NGO supported by DFID. Pyoe Pin and YJS have been working together on development issues by providing programs for local journalists. Zaw Naing Oo, the writer of the Basic Video Journalism Manual, is a former journalist at Channel News Asia. He…

Where Good Stories Come From – A Manual on Newsroom Management and Editing

Graham Watts, a former editor at Financial Times, wrote this manual exclusively for Yangon Journalism School. By publishing this important manual, YJS aims to improve the skills of Myanmar editors and the quality of newsroom management in local media offices. In this book of five chapters, author discusses editorial independence, newsroom structure, newsroom management, editors and editing, and digital…

News Writing and Reporting – A Basic Handbook

 News Writing and Reporting was published in 2001 by The Indochina Media Memorial Foundation (IMMF), a former media education NGO based in Thailand. The manual is specifically written for journalists from this region, with all examples being taken from the local press. This book has been translated into five languages in the region. Authors are Peter Eng and Jeff…