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Human rights fund offers investigative reporting grants [Brazil]

Human rights fund offers investigative reporting grants [Brazil]

Posted on June 29, 2017

Deadline: 

July 28, 2017

Civil society organizations and individuals can apply for a grant.

The Brazil Human Rights Fund, in partnership with the Ford Foundation, the Open Society Foundations and the Climate and Land Use Alliance, launched the "Investigative journalism and human rights" initiative to support reporting on institutional violence and discrimination.

The organization will allocate BRL680,000 to at least 17 projects, ranging from BRL25,000 to BRL40,000 per project.

Proposals must describe a 12-month investigation that will result in at least one story. Applications must include a story plan, target audience, dissemination strategy and more.

The deadline is July 28.

For more information (in Portuguese), click here.