Hyderabad : Taking another leap in the field of Media, the Instructional Media Centre (IMC) of Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) has added yet another feather in its cap.
The International Council for Film, Television and Audiovisual Communication (ICFT) based in Paris has nominated the Director of Instructional Media Centre, Mr Rizwan Ahamd to join ICFT as full Member representing IMC.
In the official communication, President of CICT/ICFT, Ambassador Inoussa OUSSEINI congratulated Mr Rizwan Ahamd and wished for a successful working relationship in the future. “The International Council for Film, Television and Audio-visual Communication ” is the UNESCO advisory body on all matters concerned with film, television and new media. ICFT was founded in UNESCO’s 10th session of General Conference in 1958 and is Located at UNESCO’s Head Quarter in Paris, France.
ICFT Stimulate the creation and promote the production and distribution of high standard audiovisual works; Advise international organizations and States on the implementation of artistic, educational and industrial policies; Create a synergy among creators, professionals and media executives by developing collaboration within its members.
Mr Rizwan Ahmad thanked the ICFT Executive Bureau and Ambassador Inoussa Ousseini, President CICT/ICFT for this affiliation. He also expressed his deep gratitude to Director General ICFT Georges Dupont and Secretary General ICFT Lola Poggi Goujon.
Mr Rizwan Ahamd thanked the Vice Chancellor i/c Prof. S M Rahmatullah and Registrar i/c Prof. Siddiqui Mohd Mahmood for the continuous support provided by the University to the centre. MANUU authorities, teaching and non teaching fraternity also congragulated Mr. Rizwan for this tremendous honour. Further, Mr Rizwan said that this association will expand IMC MANUU’s footprints globally and also serve UNESCO’s objectives as well as UN Sustainable Development Goals.
Earlier, IMC has represented MANUU at various National and International Platforms under Mr Rizwan Ahamd’s leadership. IMC’s unique enrichment initiatives such as IMC MANUU YouTube Channel, Manuu knowledge Series and the Meet The Media Veterans Series are already making waves globally.
IMC is continuously working towards taking education to the door steps of Urdu diaspora as per University’s mandate.