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Deadline approaching: course focuses on reporting on vulnerable children [Africa]

Deadline approaching: course focuses on reporting on vulnerable children [Africa]

Posted on April 09, 2018

Deadline: 

April 17, 2018

Journalists with at least one year of experience and English fluency can apply to attend this free program.

The Thomson Reuters Foundation is offering the course "Reporting on vulnerable children in care systems," as part of the Caring for Vulnerable Children in a Fractured World program.

The course will take place May 7 to 11 in Nairobi, Kenya, exploring the risks faced by vulnerable children, and different domestic and international strategies to protect them. Participants will develop investigative and analytical skills to report on this important topic, meet with experts and visit sites.

The organizer is particularly interested in journalists from Ethiopia, Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

Travel and subsistence costs of participating journalists will be covered.

The deadline is April 17.

For more information on how to apply, click here.