Four days of Media Training with the theme “Media Training for Evangelization” was organized by SIGNIS Pakistan and NCSC Pakistan from 22–25 July 2022 at Ayubia Youth House.
Four members from every Diocese participated in these training workshops. The participants were trained in Scriptwriting and Catholic Theological Terminologies by Mr. Emanuel Neno, News Writing and Facts Finding by Mr. Ayyaz Gulzar, Techniques of Photography and Videography by Mr. Raj Jalal, the Process of Making a Documentary Film, Social Media: New Paths of Evangelization, Trending Videos, Video Making for YouTube and Media Ethics by Fr. Qaisar Feroz.
Rev. Anthony Abraz shared the success story of the Good News TV of the Archdiocese of Karachi; Mr. Jasber, Director of Catholic TV, shared the success story of the YouTube Channel of the Archdiocese of Lahore; Mr. Faryad Francis shared the success story of the Ave Maria TV of the Islamabad-Rawalpindi Diocese. His Excellency Archbishop Dr. Joseph Arshad, as Chairman, distributed the certificates to participants after the successful completion of the 4-day media training.
His Excellency appreciated all the participants and thanked all the Archbishops and Bishops for sending participants for the media training. He said, “Media Evangelization is a special vocation from God. We are called to spread the Good News through media and social media. It requires dedication and faithfulness.”
His Excellency appreciated the Rabita Manzil team and encouraged them to continue to organize more media trainings. 45 people participated from all over Pakistan.