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Information Broker: Communicating and Monitoring Climate Change

Information broker is a citizen been trained on basic journalism knowledge and skills. Information broker has knowledge and skills as citizen journalists. She/he has capability how to distinct facts from opinion or analysis, as a professional journalist has. She/he also has developed skill to write information (or news).

The information broker has high awareness of what happen in his/her community. She/he will send information or news (as citizen journalism) to the public or media partners. She/he has a role to raise awareness of community members on certain issues (or any issues). She/he can access information needed by her/his community. The information broker becomes the eyes, ears, and voice of the community.  And in the other way around, the information broker is source of information for the community members.

To read more about information broker concept: http://harrysurjadi.wordpress.com/2012/09/19/information-broker-com...

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Comment by Harry Surjadi on November 14, 2012 at 16:54

Hi Sanjoy, no I am not going to Doha

Comment by Sanjoy chaki on November 14, 2012 at 15:26

Dear Harry

How are you ? Are you going to Doha ?

Comment by Sanjoy chaki on November 14, 2012 at 15:20

good idea...nice blog

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