Gabriel García Márquez journalism contest open [Americas, Spain, Portugal]

Journalists with works in Spanish and Portuguese can compete in four categories: features, images, news coverage and innovation.

Canon hosts contest for female photojournalists [Worldwide]

Professional photojournalists wishing to cover a social, economic, political or cultural subject can apply for an EUR8,000 (US$8,527) award.

Barcelona hosts Mobile Journalism Conference [Spain]

The MoJoBCN is a free event on May 24 that will bring together leading media professionals and academics to share the latest trends in mobile journalism.