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Email: / Phone: +31 (0)20 673 4774 / Mobile: +31 (0)6 520 66 499
U2Media Training & Consultancy

U2Media specialises in training for the international media & communication sector: media training, training journalists & communication professionals and training the trainers. We also offer workshops and consultancy services on how to make training more effective.

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 training, under the spotlight

Press conferences for a global audience

Journalism training worldwide

Online text, teasers & tweets

The art of blogging

You can interview, but in English?

Making training effective

Training the trainers


How to coach

Course design & coordination

Need a learning needs assessment?

Want a tailor-made course?

Looking for a course coordinator?






World Press Freedom Day

The world map showing the state of press freedom in different countries is not a pretty sight. The “good” and the “very bad” places are not particularly newsworthy but it’s interesting to see the patches of “reasonable” countries in Southern America (Suriname, French Guyana and Uruguay) and in Africa (Burkino Faso, Niger, Botswana and South […]





Mentoring start-ups to pitch business plans

Mentoring start-ups on how to pitch their business plan to a room full of investors is not something I do everyday – which was why being involved in Rockstart Accelerator’s first Smart Energy programme earlier this month was exciting. The idea of Rockstart Accelerator, which was launched three years ago, is to give start-ups a […]

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