Community Engagement

Community Engagement

Free webinar focuses on trust in the media [Worldwide]

News University, the Poynter Institute e-learning project, is offering the course "Hooked on junk news: breaking bad habits and rebuilding trust in the media" at 2 p.m. EDT April 26.

Arab journalism conference open [UAE]

Media professionals, journalists and students can attend the Arab Media Forum April 3 and 4 in Dubai.

Migration Media Award seeks entries [MENA, Europe]

Professional journalists are invited to submit articles or videos/multimedia to this contest organized by the International Centre for Migration Policy Development.

Grants available for visual arts [MENA]

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

Documentary program offers grants [MENA]

Filmmakers, directors and producers whose projects are related to contemporary Arab culture can apply for funding from the Arab Fund for Arts and Culture (AFAC).

Contest highlights coverage of women's issues [MENA]

Tunisia's Center of Arab Women for Training and Research (CAWTAR) and the International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) organize a competition for the best journalistic works on women's issues in the Arab region.

Report for America seeks journalists [US]

Emerging journalists can apply to participate in a program that seeks to strengthen local media.

Press freedom contest accepting entries [MENA]

Journalists from the Middle East, Mediterranean and Gulf regions can apply for the Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press.

MediaShift offers free webinar on newsletter metrics [Worldwide]

DigitalEd, MediaShift's online training series, will webcast "How to get better newsletter metrics" at 1 p.m. EST on Feb. 7.

Contest focuses on entrepreneurship [MENA]

Aspiring media entrepreneurs can compete for a cash prize.