[meetyeti] Fwd: A Short Course on Information Management Tools and Techniques, Strategic Communication and Web-Based Outreach

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From: JOYSTU DUTTA <joystu.dutta@xxxxxxxxx>
Date: Sun, May 18, 2014 at 3:15 AM
Subject: A Short Course on Information Management Tools and Techniques,
Strategic Communication and Web-Based Outreach
To: meet.yeti@xxxxxxxxx


Managing Information in the Digital Age

A Short Course on Information Management Tools and Techniques, Strategic
Communication and Web-Based Outreach

*Course Date:*  May 20-23, 2014

<http://www.cseindia.org/node/4634>

Managing information, in the internet era with explosive information
availability demands special skills and calls for investments in
strengthening the information infrastructure and skills of an organisation.

This specially designed course will teach participants on how to manage all
aspects and types of information - Research Papers, White Papers, Studies,
Documents, Policy Papers, News clippings, Photos, Contacts, E-mails,
Websites, Presentations, Data, Fact Sheets at an institutional level and
develop an online resource centre using open source tools and technologies.



*Conducted by:*

Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) with more than 33 years of
experience in managing thousands books, articles, news clippings, video
films, photographs and contact addresses. CSE is also the developer and
manager of virtual information gateway “India Environment Portal (
http://www.indiaenvironmentportal.org.in)”

*Course content:*

   -

   Planning and managing resource centres in the digital age
   -

   Sourcing information (print/electronic, internet for research)
   -

   Organising Information:  Classification & Indexing (including digitized
   resources)


   -

    A primer on managing  audio-visual resources (films, photos, Cds, etc.)
   -

    Digitisation and e-documentation of news clippings, articles, reports
   and documents
   -

    Building contact databases
   -

    Knowledge creation and dissemination (Information Services/Products)
   -

    E-mail for outreach (mass mail using open source s/w)
   -

    Interactive story telling for the web: how to use data to make
   infographics &  maps
   -

    Online presence : reaching out through the web
   -

    Potential of social media and web 2.0 for information dissemination and
   communication



*CERTIFICATE OF PARTICIPATION will be awarded to the participants.*

*Course Fee*

Rs 9,900 per participant
Accomodation and related costs are not included in the cost. However, CSE
can help you find a place to stay.


*Who should attend*Information/documentation/communication/web
professionals in NGOs/ Government /International Organisations/ Corporate/
Individuals interested in knowledge management and strengthening their
organizational capacities.

*Programme Schedule*

*Date:*  May 20-23, 2014
*Time:* 10.30 am to 5.00 pm
*Venue:* Centre for Science and Environment, 41, Tughlakabad Institutional
Area, New Delhi- 62

*How to Apply:*

 <http://www.cseindia.org/node/4634>The course fee should be paid in
advance by demand draft/cheque in the name of CENTRE FOR SCIENCE AND
ENVIRONMENT. (Add Rs.15 for all non-Delhi cheques)
APPLICATIONS NEED TO BE SUBMITTED ONLINE <http://www.cseindia.org/node/4634>


Please complete the registration form (below), and email to
kiran@xxxxxxxxxxxx   with cc toindia.environment.portal@xxxxxxxxx ,
kirandwi@xxxxxxxxx

OR post / fax the registration form (appended below) to CSE  (Fax: +91
(011) 29955879)

*For information contact:*

*Kiran Pandey*
Programme Director - Knowledge Portal & Information Management
Centre for Science and Environment
41, Tughlakabad Institutional Area, New Delhi - 62
Phone: +91 (011) 29955124/125 (Ext. 287)
Mob: 9968767698
Fax: +91 (011) 29955879
Email:  kirandwi@xxxxxxxxx, kiran@xxxxxxxxxxxx

*Joystu Dutta*

*Advocacy and Communications*

*Reliance Foundation BIJ*

*Project Office Ground Floor*

*Reliance Corp. Park*

*Thane Belapur Road*

*Ghansoli Navi Mumbai-400701*





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