Online News Association Seeks Applications for Journalism 360° Challenge

Online News Association Seeks Applications for Journalism 360° Challenge Updated

🕔12:09, 20.Jun 2018

The Online News Association (ONA), in collaboration with Knight Foundation and Google News Lab, is seeking for applications for its Journalism 360° Challenge. Journalism 360 is a global network of storytellers accelerating the understanding and production of immersive journalism with

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Applications Open for Alfred Friendly Press Partners Fellowship

Applications Open for Alfred Friendly Press Partners Fellowship Updated

🕔11:57, 20.Jun 2018

The Alfred Friendly Press Partners is calling on print, broadcast and online journalists from developing countries to apply for its annual fellowship that brings journalists from around the world to American newsrooms. The Alfred Friendly Press Fellowship is aimed at

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Fifth Global Congress on Intellectual Property Holds Washington DC

Fifth Global Congress on Intellectual Property Holds Washington DC Updated

🕔11:29, 20.Jun 2018

Global Congress will convene a global network of over 800 researchers, activists, and practitioners who work on the intersection of intellectual property, information technology and promotion of the public interest in the week of September 24, 2018 in Washington DC,

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PEN/Jean Stein Announce Grant for Literary Oral History Updated

🕔11:04, 20.Jun 2018

Entries are now open for the PEN/Jean Stein Grant for the Literary Oral History, which  recognises a literary work of nonfiction that uses oral history to illuminate an event, individual, place, or movement. Submissions for the 2019 awards cycle will

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Gambian Government Pays Court-Awarded Compensation to Families of Two Slain Journalists

Gambian Government Pays Court-Awarded Compensation to Families of Two Slain Journalists Updated

🕔10:18, 20.Jun 2018

The new government of The Gambia has paid compensation to the families of fallen iconic journalist heroes, Deyda Hydara and Chief Ebrima Manneh, suspected to have been killed by the Goverment of former President Yahya Jammeh. The two families received

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Freedom Online Coalition Expresses Concern Over Growing Internet Censorship Updated

🕔09:50, 20.Jun 2018

The Freedom Online Coalition (FOC) has issued a Joint Statement expressing deep concern about the growing trend of state-sponsored Internet censorship. The statement was formally introduced and presented on May 16, 2018 at the FOC Open Forum session at RightsCon 2018 in

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MRA Inducts Office of Surveyor-General of the Federation into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

MRA Inducts Office of Surveyor-General of the Federation into ‘FOI Hall of Shame’

🕔07:40, 20.Jun 2018

LAGOS, Tuesday, June 19, 2018: Media Rights Agenda (MRA) today inducted the Office of the Surveyor-General of the Federation (OSGOF) into its Freedom of Information (FOI) Hall of Shame following a scathing assessment in which it was adjudged to have

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Communication Scholars Hold Fifth Annual Conference

Communication Scholars Hold Fifth Annual Conference Updated

🕔11:18, 18.Jun 2018

The Association of Communication Scholars and Professionals of Nigeria (ACSPN) is calling for papers from members/potential members, interested individuals, local and international organizations, associations, institutions, agencies, private sector and governments for its 2018 annual conference which will take place in Warri, Delta State

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Kaduna High Court Adjourns Trial of Journalist Luka Binniyat Updated

🕔11:05, 18.Jun 2018

Kaduna State High Court  has again adjourned to June 27, 2018 the trial of Luka Binniyat, a journalist based in Kaduna, who has been charged with malicious falsehood and public disturbance after being detained for 98 days. Luka Binniyat, the

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PEN America Calls for Application for its 2019 PEN/HEIM Translation Fund Grants

PEN America Calls for Application for its 2019 PEN/HEIM Translation Fund Grants Updated

🕔10:57, 18.Jun 2018

PEN America has called for applications for its 2019 PEN/HEIM Translation Fund Grants which promotes the publication and reception of translated international literature in English. Between $2,000–$4,000 will be made available for each successful proposed project. The PEN/Heim Translation Fund

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