"Green press" competition
Great attention is paid to the popularization of “green ideas” and to the development of environmental thinking in Kazakhstan. Members of media were mentioned in Astana as people, who contribute to “clean energy” and “alternative technology” movement. The results of the annual republican competition “the green press” were announced there. The organization of the event was conducted with the assistance of the Association of Environmental Organizations of Kazakhstan and the "Green Economy" coalition.
AYGUL SOLOVYEVA, CHAIRWOMAN, ASSOCIATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS OF KAZAKHSTAN:
- This is precisely what is aimed at creating an ecological culture. We think this is very important. Since media has the power and influence on the society, media can assist in public activity in this area. We assess based on competency, professionalism and the presentation of the materials.
The competition presented various categories such as "The Best TV program", "The Best TV story", "The Best newspaper article", "The Best radio program" and "The best online story". 15 journalists were awarded with certificates and prizes. The correspondent of our channel, Zarina Asanova, became the winner of the nomination "The best TV story".