Lecture titled, Experience with the International Media and the Importance of Truthful and Moderate Approach
IDFR held a lecture titled, Experience with the International Media and the Importance of Truthful and Moderate Approach at the Treaty Room on 11 June 2014.
The lecture was conducted by H.E. Dr. Haris Silajdzic. Possessing many years of experience in his role as a foreign minister, Prime Minister as well as former member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, he has very rich experience in dealing with the media. In fact, he has played a crucial role to increase public understanding of Bosnian issues worldwide, especially with respect to war, aggression and devastation in Bosnia and Herzegovina, through media. H.E. Dr. Haris Silajdzic, in his lecture, briefly discussed the history, happenings and suffering of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The lecture also touched on the role and focus of the Bosnian Foreign Ministry. He believes that truthful and moderate approach in engaging both the media and the world has never been more important for building trust.
Sixty-eight participants comprising the diplomatic corps, government agencies, universities, think tanks as well as media attended the lecture.
Reported by: Lim Hui Chin
Regional and Security Studies Division