11:55am: Lisa’s presentation continues. She is answering the questions both from the participants and BNS chief editor.
11:39am: Lisa Napoli, author of the Radio Shangri-La, is talking via Skype from Los Angeles on the state of media in Bhutan and sharing her first hand experiences working with Kuzoo FM.
“When I first got there (Bhutan), there were very few person working in the journalism sector.”
You’re really doing well at the BNS, says Lisa.
11:35am: Introduction session started–had to stop it, as one of our facilitators, Lisa Napoli, was running out of time, and she is doing a presentation.
11:00am: Formal program kicks off. Buddha Mani Dhakal, chief editor of BNS, welcoming participants and guests. He is also presenting the objectives of the event.
10:55am: Guests and participants taking breakfast. Two of our contributing editors, RP Subba & Bhagirath Khatiwada are here in the program, as well. Formal program will kick off shortly.
10:33 am: The guests and participants are being registered.
8:15am: All most all US-based BNS team members have arrived Pittsburgh. All preparations have been done. LIVE BLOGGING will continue at 10:30am