Blogs, news media and communication

Communication workshop. Photo: Unsplash.

Date: September 22, 2022
Date: September 22, 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Stockholm Environment Institute Headquarters, Linnégatan 87D
Start date: September 22, 2022
Target audience: SweDev members
Institution: The Swedish Development Research Network (SweDev)
Event summary: Communication workshop on how to write blogs, pitching to news media and communicate your research to an external audience.

The purpose of this SweDev communication workshop is to learn how to write blogs, pitch research results to news media and communicate research to an external audience.

This workshop is organized by SweDev and is exclusive to SweDev members only. If you are a SweDev member and has not yet signed up, please contact Ylva Rylander at to receive the meeting link.


10:00          Brief presentation of SweDev, news media and blogs

                     Ylva Rylander, Communications Officer, SweDev and SEI

                     Alice Tunfjord, Research Associate, SweDev and SEI

10:25          Round-the table on communication needs and examples

10:45          Coffee break

11:00          Exercise: How to write headlines and preambles

11:20          Examples from workshop participants

11:40          Successful examples and conclusions, Ylva Rylander

12:00          End of workshop