NOIDA, India, February 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --
"All the 54 countries of Africa appreciate the move of bringing love, peace and unity through journalism, a unique idea of conducting a festival of this kind, indeed Sandeep Marwah is the Global Cultural Minister," said H.E. Koumba Desire, High Commissioner of Gabon to India and Dean of African Nations while inaugurating the 4th Global Festival of Journalism Noida 2016 here at Noida Film City.
Journalists from all over India and more than 30 countries of the world participating from Asia, Africa, and Pacific countries converted the festival to be one of the most exclusive events. Workshops, seminars, interactions, master classes, exhibitions, talks, symposiums on national and international issues brought all the nations together on many concerns.
"What a pleasure to see nationals of 30 countries appreciating India and its culture. Journalism can play a very important role in bringing the people of the world close to each other," said Sandeep Marwah, President Marwah Studio.
Senior Journalist Satish K Singh, Group Editor in Chief, Live India, Sunil Jogi Minister of State UP, Sanjay Mishra, Bureau Chief, Amar Ujala, also spoke on international Unity on the occasion. Later Sandeep Marwah honored the guest with the life membership of International Journalism Centre.
People from print, radio, television, cinema and new media participated in every audience-packed event. The inaugural event took place in three different auditoriums to accommodate the large number of participants.
H.E. Koumba Desire, High Commissioner of Gabon inaugurated the paining exhibition of renowned artist Govind Sirsat from Mumbai and later released the poster of Mahatma Gandhi Forum to pay respect to the Father of the nation.
Workshops, seminars, symposiums, master classes, interactions, screening of documentaries, luncheon meetings, discussions, book releases, new paper releases and entertainment program followed the inauguration.
Located in the picturesque film city of Noida, Asian Academy of Film & Television (AAFT) enjoys its proximity to several renowned production houses and satellite TV news channels and provides an environment which is conducive in training the media professionals. Asian Academy of Film & Television is headed by an internationally acclaimed personality Prof. Sandeep Marwah.
AAFT has been imparting education and training in various areas of cinema and mass media since last 25 years. AAFT has however, remained steadfast in its objective of providing cost effective education and training to the aspirants of a career in media industry. For more info visit, http://www.aaft.com.
SOURCE Asian Society of Film & TV