CMN is committed to empowering young people to use media as a force for good. We believe that by providing media training, we can equip young people with the skills and tools they need to tell their stories, express themselves, and effect change in their communities.

Our media training program is designed for young people who are passionate about media and want to learn how to create high-quality, original content. Through a combination of workshops, mentorship, and hands-on experience, we teach young people how to write, produce, and edit their own media projects, from documentaries and short films to podcasts and social media content.

Our trainers are experienced media professionals who are passionate about sharing their knowledge and skills with the next generation of media creators. They provide personalized guidance and support to each participant, helping them develop their creative vision, hone their technical skills, and achieve their goals.

At CMN, we believe that media has the power to shape public opinion and drive meaningful change. By providing media training to young people, we are investing in the future of our communities and creating a brighter future for everyone.

Training Guide

Storytelling Techniques:

Teach participants the art of storytelling through media, including how to identify a compelling story, how to structure a story, and how to use visual and audio elements to enhance the story.

Technical Skills

Provide hands-on training in technical skills related to media production, such as camera operation, lighting, sound recording, and editing software.

Ethics and Legal Considerations

Educate participants about the ethical and legal considerations involved in media production, including issues related to consent, privacy, copyright, and defamation

Writing for media

How to write for different media formats, including news articles, opinion pieces, and feature stories.

Digital media production

How to create and publish content for websites, social media, and other digital platforms, including graphic design, web design, and search engine optimization.

Marketing and Distribution

This area focuses on how to effectively market and distribute documentaries and other media projects. Trainees will learn about target audiences, advertising strategies, and social media promotion. such as film festivals, online streaming platforms, and television networks.