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U2Media Training & Consultancy
U2Media specialises in training communication professionals and journalists around the world. We offer international media training for NGOs and companies in the public and private sector. Courses for online and citizen journalists worldwide and training the trainer workshops in the media sector.  
Training is about creating an environment in which people can fulfill their own potential. That means not only sharing knowledge and skills, but motivating people to develop and improve their talents on all levels.
Abi Daruvalla, U2Media


International media training

Getting your story across

Crisis communication

Learning to KISS (Keep It Short & Simple)

Journalism training worldwide

Online text, teasers & tweets

The art of blogging

Making training effective

Training the trainers


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Institute for War & Peace Reporting – thinking outside the box, working inside the circle

Thinking outside the box, or as the Rwanda country director of the Institute for War & Peace Reporting  puts it, ‘working within the circle’, is a refreshing strategy for NGOs working in developing countries. Brice Rambaud, Africa director for the Institute for War & Peace Reporting (IWPR) – and a friend of mine from his […]





Rule 1: do you have something to say, a story to tell?

The biggest bore is reading something written by someone who has nothing to say, no story to tell. And as our attention span gets shorter – now eight seconds, which is (apparently) less than the average goldfish – a boring headline/first paragraph is the kiss of death when it comes to writing. But it’s not […]

In her blog, Abi keeps you up to date with what's happening at U2Media and shares news, views and ideas