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Community Engagement

Community Engagement

Youth creativity contest seeks entries [MENA]

Arab youth can submit works in photography, art, graphic design, architecture, filmmaking and science to the Nasser Bin Hamad International Youth Creativity Award.

World Youth Alliance organizes leadership training [MENA]

The three-month program in Lebanon will consist of training of trainers on three main topics: human dignity and human rights, freedom and democracy, and civic engagement and leadership skills.

Grants support training events [MENA]

The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC) is accepting applications in the category of training and regional events as part of its 2018 general grants program.

Writing fellowship available [MENA]

Journalists whose work focuses on Arab societies can apply for a grant from the Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS).

Bloomberg seeks reporter [MENA]

Experienced financial and business journalists can apply for a position covering oil markets in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

Mada Masr seeks reporters [Egypt]

Experienced journalists can apply for two part-time positions in Cairo.

MediaShift hosts free webinar on audience metrics [Worldwide]

Journalists and others interested in learning about engagement metrics can attend "The value of attention: metrics, methods and outcomes" at 1 p.m. EDT on June 20.

Webinar focuses on increasing reader loyalty [Worldwide]

DigitalEd, MediaShift's online training series, will webcast "Loyalty and revenue: the new user metrics" at 1 p.m. EDT on May 2.

Free journalism festival to be livestreamed [Worldwide]

The International Journalism Festival will take place April 11 to 15 in Perugia, Italy. Topics range from solutions journalism, fact-checking and data breaches to online harassment, visual storytelling, the future of journalism and more.

Online panel to share engagement strategies [Worldwide]

DigitalEd, MediaShift's online training series, will webcast "How to get better engagement metrics" at 1 p.m. EDT on April 18.