16 Jul 2013
We're extremely pleased to announce the launch of Ma'an Network's brand new "Maanblog", powered by Checkdesk. Here's their article announcing the launch of the blog (Arabic - first 2 paras translated below): http://www.maannews.net/arb/ViewDetails.aspx?ID=614135
In cooperation with Meedan, Ma'an Network launches its "Maanblog" liveblog
Bethlehem - Ma'an - Ma'an Media Network has launched its "Maanblog" liveblog in cooperation with Meedan providing a space for citizens to express their voice, and participate in social change through engaging with and publishing media on the liveblog.
Ahead of the launch, Ma'an Media Network organized five training workshops in the West Bank and Gaza Strip aiming to train 100 young men and women from different backgrounds who are passionate about social media, in order to give them a solid grounding in citizen reporting and blogging.