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Weekly Bulletin
09/01/2017

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Worldwide

MediaShift offers webinar on how to verify photos, videos [Worldwide]

The hourlong webinar will cover strategies to identify fake photos and video at 1 p.m. EDT on Sept. 20.

Humanitarian photography contest open [Worldwide]

Amateur and professional photographers can compete for a EUR6,000 (US$7,185) project grant.

Deadline: 11/10/2017

Society of Environmental Journalists offers grants [Worldwide]

Journalists can apply for grants of up to US$5,000 to support their reporting on an open topic on environmental issues; marine and coastal issues of the North Pacific and Arctic Oceans; or environmental issues of the Amazon and Andes.

Deadline: 11/15/2017

Contest open to editorial cartoonists [Worldwide]

The United Nations is accepting entries for the Ranan Lurie Political Cartoon Awards. Winners can receive up to US$10,000.

Deadline: 11/15/2017

Travel video contest open [Worldwide]

Students ages 18 and older can submit a video to win US$4,000.

Deadline: 10/13/2017

Journalism contest focuses on Russia [Worldwide]

Russian and international journalists can be nominated for this award from Open Russia.

Deadline: 10/31/2017

Africa

Thomson Reuters hosts training on sustainable development [Italy, Senegal, South Africa]

Journalists with less than five years of experience and midcareer journalists who have not covered sustainability and migration are eligible for this free workshop Oct. 2 and 3 in Johannesburg; Oct. 12 and 13 in Milan; and Oct. 17 and 18 in Dakar.

Asia Pacific

BuzzFeed seeks reporter [India]

Experienced journalists can apply for this position in New Delhi to cover women's rights around the world, with a particular focus on India and South Asia.

ICFJ seeks Knight International Journalism Fellow [India]

Senior journalists with a background in gender and development can apply for this fellowship based in New Delhi.

Europe

Thomson Reuters seeks investigative correspondent [Russia]

Journalists with a track record of journalistic investigations in Russia and excellent knowledge of Russian can apply for this position in Moscow.

One World Media organizes workshops on international reporting [UK]

Journalism professionals, students and recent graduates interested in the processes and problems of delivering international content can attend workshops Sept. 28, Oct. 3, Oct. 10 and Nov. 10 in London.

Latin America

Nonfiction book workshop open [Latin America]

Two Mexican journalists and six journalists from the rest of Latin America will be selected to participate in this workshop in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Deadline: 10/05/2017

Hacks/Hackers Buenos Aires hosts media party [Argentina]

Journalists, developers and designers are invited to this conference Sep. 13 to 15 in Buenos Aires.

Course on criminal defense reporting open [Brazil]

College students can apply to attend a free course in São Paulo.

Deadline: 09/13/2017

Deadline approaching: Volt Data Lab fellowship [Brazil]

Journalism students and recent graduates can apply for this remote program.

Deadline: 09/05/2017

Middle East

Roberto Cimetta Fund offers grants [MENA]

Journalists and organizations working on projects in visual art, cultural policy research and more can apply for up to EUR3,000 (US$3,592) in funding.

Deadline: 09/30/2017

ARIJ seeks online community manager [MENA]

Journalists with at least five years of experience can apply for this position in Amman, Jordan.

Deadline: 09/15/2017

US and Canada

International reporting fellowship available [Canada]

Journalists and journalism students working in any medium can apply for the R. James Travers Foreign Corresponding Fellowship.

Deadline: 10/23/2017

Robert Bosch Fellowship sends journalists to Germany [US]

Journalists ages 40 and younger with five years of experience can apply to complete a professional development program in Germany as a paid fellow.

Deadline: 11/01/2017

Mother Jones offers fellowship [US]

Journalists interested in investigating national stories can apply for a paid fellowship in San Francisco, Washington or New York.

Deadline: 10/01/2017

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