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Nieman Foundation Offers Journalism Research Fellowships

Nieman Foundation Offers Journalism Research Fellowships Updated

🕔11:19, 17.Jul 2017

The Nieman Foundation for Journalism is inviting applications from qualified persons for the Knight Visiting Nieman Fellowships at Harvard University for short-term for research projects designed to advance journalism. Candidates need not be practicing journalists, but must demonstrate ways in

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Frontline Club hosts Journalism Awards

Frontline Club hosts Journalism Awards Updated

🕔11:10, 17.Jul 2017

The Frontline Club Awards is seeking nominations to recognize emerging talents and established names who have shown integrity, courage and independent spirit in their work. The award is in three categories: photojournalism, broadcast and print. Eligible works, covering any topic

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UN Video Competition on Climate Change Opens for Entries

UN Video Competition on Climate Change Opens for Entries Updated

🕔10:53, 17.Jul 2017

The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC), the UNDP Global Environmental Finance Small Grant Program and tve are organizing the 2017 Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change. The Competition is looking for the young people send in

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StoryLab Academy Announces Training, Mentorship program Across Africa

StoryLab Academy Announces Training, Mentorship program Across Africa Updated

🕔09:14, 14.Jul 2017

Code for Africa (CfA) is partnering with Google News Lab and the World Bank’s Global Media Development Program to launch an intensive digital skills training and mentorship programme in 12 hub cities across Africa. The initiative, run as an Academy

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IRP Fellowships for Religion Reporting Opens for Entries

IRP Fellowships for Religion Reporting Opens for Entries Updated

🕔09:03, 14.Jul 2017

The International Reporting Project (IRP) is accepting applications from experienced professional journalists to report on global religion issues for its 2017 fellowship programme. Possible topics the fellows could pitch include conflict and peace; environment and sustainability; political economy and development;

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Women Photograph Calls for Nominations for Mentorship Programme

Women Photograph Calls for Nominations for Mentorship Programme Updated

🕔08:49, 14.Jul 2017

Women Photograph has launched its 2017 Mentorship Programme and seeks for nominations of female, female-identifying, and no binary photographers with less than five years of professional work experience who might be interested in long-term support. The mentorship program which will

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ICFJ, News Corp Media Call for Applications from Africa for Fellowship

ICFJ, News Corp Media Call for Applications from Africa for Fellowship Updated

🕔15:26, 12.Jul 2017

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) and News Corp are inviting journalists from Africa to apply for the News Corp Media Fellowship for African journalists. News Corp, working with ICFJ, will take two journalists from any country in Africa to

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MRA Organizes Workshop on Digital Rights and Freedom Bill

MRA Organizes Workshop on Digital Rights and Freedom Bill Updated

🕔14:51, 22.Jun 2017

Media Rights Agenda (MRA) is organising an intensive two-day advocacy workshop for representatives of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to build their capacity to advocate on the Digital Rights and Freedom Bill. The workshop, which is scheduled to take place in

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UNDP Partners MRA to Conduct CSO Training on Open Government Partnership

UNDP Partners MRA to Conduct CSO Training on Open Government Partnership Updated

🕔14:42, 20.Jun 2017

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Nigeria, in partnership with Media Rights Agenda (MRA), will hold a Training of Trainers workshop on the Open Government Partnership (OGP) for Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) from across Nigeria on July 10 and

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High Court Adjourns for Hearing of Preliminary Objection

High Court Adjourns for Hearing of Preliminary Objection Updated

🕔15:04, 16.Jun 2017

A Lagos State High Court has adjourned for hearing a preliminary objection raised by the Lagos State Ministry of Health to the Freedom of Information (FOI) suit filed against it by Media Rights Agenda (MRA) over its failure to grant

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