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Climate Tracker sends journalists to biodiversity conference in Egypt [Worldwide]

Budding journalists are invited to write an article about the effects of meat consumption on climate change for a chance to win a partially funded trip to the UN Biodiversity Conference Nov. 17 to 29 in Egypt.

Nikon-NOOR Academy Masterclasses open [Europe]

Photographers, filmmakers and others interested in visual storytelling are invited to this free program Nov. 12 to 15 in Turin, Italy, Nov. 26 to 29 in Budapest, Hungary, and Dec. 3 to 6 in Zurich, Switzerland.

Contest highlights disaster reporting [Africa, Middle East]

The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and the Disaster Risk Reduction Network of Africa Journalists (DIRAJ) have launched the DIRAJ Media Awards for stories on disaster risk prevention, reduction and recovery.

Postgraduate scholarships in UK available [Worldwide]

Journalists can apply for the Chevening Scholarship Program to study at the postgraduate level at any U.K. university.

Media fellowships covers criminal justice issues [US]

The Soros Justice Fellowships fund writers, print and broadcast journalists, bloggers, filmmakers and others to undertake projects that advance reform, spur debate and catalyze change.

Free training program for journalists available [Eastern Europe, Central Asia]

Journalists and bloggers with at least three years of experience can apply for a program offered by the Robert Bosch Stiftung, the Fritt Ord Foundation and the Thomson Reuters Foundation.

Film festival accepting entries [MENA]

Documentarians and filmmakers from the Arab world can submit their works to this event in San Diego.

Humanitarian photography contest open [Worldwide]

Amateur and professional photographers can compete for a EUR6,000 (US$6,969) project grant.