On June 19-22, in Ashgabat, Yildiz hotel hosts a training course "Summer school of a young reporter", organized by the OSCE Center in Ashgabat. The training is attended by about 30 journalists representing national broadcasting, print and online media from different regions of the country, as well as teachers of journalism from higher educational institutions of Turkmenistan.

The course includes practical sessions, during which participants discussed training examples related to journalism ethics and practiced interviewing and developing a detailed scenario of multimedia reporting.

During the four-day training course, journalists exchange views on changes in the media space as a result of the development of multimedia, as well as the role of journalists in the modern information world.

International experts from Switzerland and Ukraine have covered in detail the elements, structure and objectives of journalistic reports, and focused on the specifics of creating multimedia news material, as well as the convergence of content in different directions.

Classes are conducted by coaches Alexandra Stark from Switzerland and Eugen Glibovitskyy from Ukraine.

The OSCE centre in Ashgabat organized this training course as part of its activities to assist the host country in media development.