GIJN Calls for Applications for the Global Shining Light Award

GIJN Calls for Applications for the Global Shining Light Award Updated

🕔11:23, 6.Mar 2017

The Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN) is now accepting applications for the Global Shining Light Award that honors investigative journalism in a developing or transitioning country. The global investigative journalism community, GIJN is pleased to recognize and celebrate the courageous

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Open Technology Fund Calls for Applications

Open Technology Fund Calls for Applications

🕔13:06, 2.Mar 2017

The Open Technology Fund (OTF) is calling for applications for its Information Controls Fellowship Programme (ICFP). The programme cultivates research, outputs, and creative collaboration at different levels and across institutions on the matter of information controls, particularly censorship, surveillance and

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OSF Publishes Collection of Great 2016 Journalism Stories to Inspire

OSF Publishes Collection of Great 2016 Journalism Stories to Inspire Updated

🕔13:00, 2.Mar 2017

The Open Society Foundations (OSF) Programme on Independent Journalism has published a collection of the best journalism stories which are drawn from 16 major global and regional journalism awards that were bestowed in 2016. They are meant to serve as

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Obstacles  Against Successful Migration from Analogue to Digital Broadcasting in Nigeria

Obstacles  Against Successful Migration from Analogue to Digital Broadcasting in Nigeria Updated

🕔12:10, 2.Mar 2017

Lack of funding, enabling legislation, and poor infrastructure are some of the obstacles that will militate against Nigeria meeting the June 2017 deadline set for the migration from analogue to digital television broadcasting according to relevant authorities. Stakeholders in the digital

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Applications Open for Dag Hammarskjöld Journalism Fellowships

Applications Open for Dag Hammarskjöld Journalism Fellowships Updated

🕔12:10, 2.Mar 2017

Professional journalists from developing countries can apply to the Dag Hammarskjöld Fund for Journalists for its 2017 fellowship programme. The fellowships offer promising young journalists from developing countries a unique opportunity to observe United Nations deliberations and to report on its proceedings for news media in their

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DG DEVCO Invites Applications for 2017 Lorenzo Natali Media Prize

DG DEVCO Invites Applications for 2017 Lorenzo Natali Media Prize Updated

🕔11:57, 2.Mar 2017

The European Commission’s Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development (DG DEVCO) is inviting applications from interested professional and amateur journalists for its 2017 The Lorenzo Natali Media Prize which seeks to recognise amateur and professional journalists for their outstanding reporting on development

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ICFJ Conducts First Global Survey on New Technologies in Newsrooms

ICFJ Conducts First Global Survey on New Technologies in Newsrooms Updated

🕔11:55, 2.Mar 2017

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) has put together a committee of leading media professional to help design a pioneering survey on the adoption of new technologies in the news media. The survey is expected to shed much-needed light on

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Kurt Schork Memorial Fund Award Calls for Nominations

Kurt Schork Memorial Fund Award Calls for Nominations Updated

🕔11:02, 2.Mar 2017

Journalists from all over the world are invited to apply for the Kurt Schork Memorial Fund (KSMF) in International Journalism 2017 awards. Since its inception in 2002, KSMF has been supporting freelancers and local reporters who are often poorly paid

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European Summer School on Internet Governance Holds in July

European Summer School on Internet Governance Holds in July Updated

🕔10:41, 2.Mar 2017

The 11th edition of the European Summer School on Internet Governance (EuroSSIG) tagged the Internet Governance Leaders of Tomorrow, is slated to hold this year from July 16 to 22, 2017. Applications for the summer school commenced on January 1, 2017 and

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World Radio Day: AFEX Tasks Governments on Media Freedom in Audio Message

World Radio Day: AFEX Tasks Governments on Media Freedom in Audio Message Updated

🕔10:23, 2.Mar 2017

On the occasion of this year’s World Radio Day, which was celebrated on February 13, with the theme “Radio is You,” some members of the African Freedom of Expression Exchange (AFEX), in audio messages, called on governments in the region

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