Media Lab Training Workshop – Coventry

18 February 2019

Media Lab Training Workshop – Coventry

Asylum seekers, refugees and migrants living in Coventry, please join us to learn skills that will make your voices heard!

Migrant Voice is organising a special Media Lab training workshop for migrants and refugees in Coventry on Monday 18th February 2019.

Recognised journalists, media and communication professionals will lead the MV Media Lab training sessions to help represent migrant voices in the media.

The sessions are freeFor early registration, please contact: or 07804 634 857

Venue: Coventry Peace House, 311 Stoney Stanton Road, Coventry, CV6 5DS.


11:00am: Welcome and registration
11:30am 1:30pm: Session 1 How to use mobile phones and cameras to have a voice in a digital world and to have your stories told (Photography workshop with photojournalist Alison Bakerville)
1:30pm 2:30pm: Lunch break
2:40pm 4:30pm: Session 2 Video training on techniques of communication (Video workshop with Almamy Taal, Migrant Voice media facilitator)

Testimony from a Media Lab participant:

I used to ask myself who are all these nonmigrants talking on behalf of us, migrantsasylum seekers or refugees? I had a voice, Ive always had a voice but I didnt simply know how to make it heardThanks to Migrant Voice and the Media Lab trainingnow I feel empowered to tell my story and show the truth face of our treatment to the whole world.

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