Series VI of Monthly Seminar conducted by Sri Lanka Press Council

Series VI of Monthly Seminar conducted by Sri Lanka Press Council

The 6th Seminar of the series of Monthly Seminar conducted by Sri Lanka Press Council had been held recently 31/08/2016 on “ Designing free expression models in Communication with special reference to Commonwealth Countries” at National Library and Documentation Services Board in Colombo.

The Lecture was conducted by Mark Pearson professor of Journalism and Social Media of Griffith University. He further discussed the practice in Australia relation to the above subject and their applicable in Commonwealth Countries.

These Seminar have been conducted with the objective of raising subject Knowledge of Journalists, University students following the subject of Mass Media. Students of various other Professionals interested in the field of Media. Number of Journalists, University student’s representing the University of Sri Jayawardanapura, Kelaniya, Colombo and the Sripalee Wing attended this Seminar.

Distinguished guests including Chairman of the Sri Lanka Press Council Mr.Koggala Wellala Bandula, Attorney - at- Law, Head of the Department of Mass Communication of the Kelaniya University. Professor Rohana Lakshman Piyadasa, Professsor Sunanda Mahendra, Board Member of the Council Mr.S.Thilainathan, Dr. Sugath Senarath of Sripalee wing, Senior Lecture of Kelaniya University Mr.Vijayananda Rupasinghe and the Press Commisioner Mr. Niroshana Thambavita graced the occasion.

expressing views on the Occasion the Acting Press Commissioner Further added that such Programme will be conducted every month and any individual interested in the subject can attend this Programme in future.

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