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Arab Media Forum to be held in Dubai in May

The UAE-based Dubai Press Club recently announced that the 9th Arab Media Forum will take place in Dubai on May 12 and 13. At the end of the two-day program, winners of the 9th edition of the Arab Journalism Award will be honored at an awards' ceremony.

Course in new media open to Saudi female journalists

Female journalists from Saudi Arabia are invited to participate in a new training course in new media tools that will be held March 20 to 23 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Communication summit to examine political journalism, freedom of expression

Journalists and media outlets can participate in a meeting on Ibero-American political communication from April 28 to 30 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Deadline approaching: Media grants to attend Pacific island environmental festival

Members of the media from island country members of the Secretariat of the Pacific Regional Environment Programme (SPREP) can apply to receive financial support to attend the King Tide Festival in Tuvalu from February 26 to 28. Deadline: February 24.

Fellowship offered to female journalists covering human rights

The U.S.-based International Women's Media Foundation is accepting applications for the 2010/2011 Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship, which is open to women journalists whose work focuses on human rights and social justice. Deadline: April 9.

Prize will honor works by young Ibero-American journalists

Young journalists of Ibero-American countries whose works defend and promote the values of freedom, equality, justice and human rights can compete in the second edition of ‘La Pepa 1812’ journalism prize. Deadline: March 15. The prize intends to honor the work or accomplishments of journalists younger than 35 years of age. Works in Spanish and Portuguese will be accepted.

Syrian International Academy announces 2010 journalism training courses

The Damascus-based Syrian International Academy for Training and Development (SIA) recently published a list of its 2010 journalism training courses online. The list includes courses in TV anchoring, TV filming and lighting, Radio and TV audio production, news writing and editing, instant translation, media organization management and much more.

Photography training workshop open in Saudi Arabia

Photojournalists and journalists in Saudi Arabia are invited to participate in a training workshop focusing on professional photography which will be held in Jeddah City from February 27 to March 3. Hosted by the Jeddah-based Al-Masar Company for media and public relations, the training will be conducted by the well-known Saudi photographer Salim Basba’ain.