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Training for journalists was organized on the basis of the program envisaged in the project “Improving access of women and girls with disabilities to public services in Baku, Ganja, and Guba-Khachmaz region” funded by the UN Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women and managed by the "Disabled Women's Society" Public Union to end violence against women, on the 25th of June at the Chirag Plaza Hotel in Baku. Training was conducted by Tural Gurbanov, head of the Public Relations and Communication Department of the State Medico-Social Expertise and Rehabilitation Service under the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population.
Tura Gurbanov, who was a TV presenter for many years and currently works as the head of the Public Relations Department of the State Medical-Social Expertise and Rehabilitation Agency under the Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of the Population, provided the participants with in-depth information about the requirements regulated by legislation regarding persons with disabilities. He spoke about the key points that journalists should be aware of when speaking with them and carrying out their professional duties. He provided an explanation of the requirements of ethical behavior and the approaches envisaged in the project.