Training Qatari Journalists on International Editing Standards and Opinion Writing

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) has trained Qatari journalists on international editing standards and opinion writing. The 2011 program trained 40 Qatari journalists for 10 days in Doha in January and March, 2011 in corpration with Qatar News Agency.

Hoda Osman, an ICFJ trainer traveled to Doha, for five days in late January to train up to 40 Qatari journalists on Intetional News Editing Standards, and Daoud Kuttab, another ICFJ trainer, traveled to Doha, for 5 days in late March to train up to 40 Qatari journalists on opinion writing.


  • Apr 22011

    Five Working Days in Doha, Qatar

    I spent five working days in the Qatari capital of Doha teaching a course on writing opinions behalf of the International Center for Journalists.


  • A participant practicing some editing techniques he learned during the workshop, International Editing Standards, held in Doha in January 2011.

    Photo by: Hoda Osman