Much Needed Digital Communication Tools

Information Officer, Hakim Hassan

The U.S. Embassy, in partnership with the Universidad Latina, the Costa Rica Journalists’ Guild and the Freedom of Press and Expression Institute (IPLEX) organized a special program for journalist and journalism students on digital tools for journalists.

Expert Sandra Crucianelli was the keynote speaker and shared with the audience a number of useful digital tools for doing everything, from making a video to verifying a fact.

The following Costa Rican Experts also participated in this event: CR Hoy Director Silvia Ulloa, digital entrepreneur Cristian Cambronero, and Ministry of Public Security Press Office Deputy Director Jesus Urena. All of them shared their experiences using digital tools to report news, share information, and develop businesses.