Opportunities & Awards
Kwame Karikari Fact-Checking and Research Fellowship // 7 May // The two-part programme offers a six-month fellowship for journalists (fact-checkers) to incorporate fact-checking into their work and another six-month fellowship for scholars(researchers) to conduct original research for publication in contribution to building knowledge around information disorder.
Restoring Africa’s Drylands Journalism Fellowship // 10 May // The Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) will host the first-ever digital conference focused entirely on Africa’s drylands and how integrative restoration practices can see them flourish once again in June. Be a part of the amazing team of young journalists from across Africa to receive training and gain full access to attend and cover this conference.
Gender Justice Reporting Initiative // 11 May // In 2021, the IWMF will select 30+ journalists in South Africa and Uganda to participate in this program. Their fellows will complete a six-month, virtual training course, which includes physical and digital security workshops, and will have the opportunity to receive reporting grants and mentoring from experienced editors.
Interested in any of these? Follow this link for information on these opportunities and more.