Workshop covers how to investigate waste management [Latin America]

Workshop covers how to investigate waste management [Latin America]

Posted on January 30, 2018


February 12, 2018

Journalists living in Latin American can apply for this workshop.

The Gabriel García Márquez Foundation for a New Iberoamerican Journalism (FNPI), the Regional Initiative for Inclusive Recycling(IRR) and the Latin American Alliance for Civic Technology (ALETC) organize the workshop "Investigar la basura" ("Investigating waste").

The workshop will take place March 12 to 17 in Bogotá, Colombia, with investigative journalist Daniel Lizárraga.

Candidates must have covered issues related to waste management or local news. They must submit a reporting proposal about the management of garbage in their cities and have the commitment of their employer to publish the proposed story.

Registration costs US$200. Participants will receive accommodation, airline tickets to travel to Colombia and international medical insurance.

The deadline to apply is Feb. 12.

For more information (in Spanish), click here.