PIB is organising an All India Regional Editors’ Conference at Jaipur on 1st& 2nd February, 2016. The two day Conference at Jaipur will deliberate on crucial policy decisions, success stories and achievements of the Government. The various sessions during the two day duration will be addressed by Ministers representing the core social and infrastructure ministries of the Government.
The conference is aimed at giving an opportunity to editors of regional press to interact with the Union Cabinet Ministers of crucial Ministries. During the two day conference , editors from all over the country will get in-depth information, perspective and context on central policies & programs. They get an opportunity to discuss & clear their doubts first-hand with Union Ministers of core sectors directly affecting the life of common man. Normally regional press does not get to meet & interact with union Cabinet Ministers and vice versa. This media outreach will help in better perception management with regional media.
It is proposed to have sessions and presentations of the Ministry of Human Resources Development, Rural Development, Drinking Water & Sanitation & Panchayati Raj, Health & Family Welfare, Women and Child Development, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Ministry of Tourism, Minority Affairs , Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment and DONER.
The Conference will be attended by leading representatives of the Regional Press comprising of senior editors and Chiefs of Bureaus from all over the country. Two to three participants from each state and UT and 2 from all divisions of Rajasthan are proposed to be invited as participants.In all about 100 editors / journalists are likely to attend the two day all India Conference.