Monday, October 18, 2021

Her Excellency Dasho Dechen Wangmo graced the inaugural ceremony of the five days media workshop on Data interpretation, analysis, and visualization in Bumthang.

WHO Country Representative Dr. Rui Paulo de Jesus with Media reporters from the different mainstream media houses, members from the National COVID-19 Media and Risk Communication Team under the Ministry of Health and officials from the WHO co are also attending the same workshop being organized by the WHO Country office in collaboration with MoH from 13 – 17 September 2021.

Addressing the forum, Lyonpo mentioned that media plays a pivotal role in timely disseminating the health promotional information to the Nation. Lyonpo expressed that these young aspiring reporters from the different mainstream media houses are the health advocates and ambassadors of the Ministry of Health.

H.E also extended her appreciation to all the reporters for the efforts they put in disseminating the right information to our general public especially, during the current pandemic.

The workshop is aimed at enriching the journalists with the concept of data interpretation, analysis and visualization with the main focus on public health issues.