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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


How to coach

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Training institute set up by socially engaged ‘pioneers’

As a one-off, here’s a blog in Dutch which I wrote recently for Knap Academie, one of the three new partnerships U2Media has joined this year. Knap is a platform for innovative, independent and professional trainers (Knap calls us ‘pioneers’) working in the public, social and political arena. Trainers who are catalysts for social change. […]





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 […]

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