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RECENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR JOURNALISTS

RECENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR JOURNALISTS

IJNet curates the latest opportunities from around the world to satisfy the training needs of professional and aspiring journalists alike. Filter our collection of fellowships, workshops, online courses and media jobs by region, topic or deadline.

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Online course in Investigative Journalism open to Arab journalists

Arab journalists working in print, broadcast and online journalism are invited to apply for a six-week online training course in Investigative Journalism that will be held from May 17 to June 26. The course is offered by the Qatar-based Al Jazeera Media Training and Development Center and the Washington D.C.-based International Center for Journalists (ICFJ).

Awards sought for reporting on the environment

The U.S.-based Society of Environmental Journalists (SEJ) is now accepting book, print, online and broadcast entries from around the world for their 2010 Awards for Reporting on the Environment. Entry fees cost between US$15 and $30. Deadline: April 1. There are a variety of categories in all mediums. Cash prizes are up to US$1,000.

Writing workshop to focus on Ibero-American theatre festival

Latin American cultural journalists can participate in a workshop planned around the Ibero-American Theater Festival, scheduled to take place March 24 to 28 in Bogotá, Colombia. Deadline: February 21.

Online course will offer techniques for coverage of drug trafficking

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is offering an online course on the coverage of drug trafficking, designed for Latin American journalists. Deadline: February 21, 2010. The course, which will take place March 8 to April 11, intends to provide students with a deeper knowledge of drug trafficking and help them develop the techniques necessary for news coverage.

Kuwait News Agency publishes 2010 training courses list

The Kuwait News Agency recently published a list of journalism training courses that will be held in Kuwait City throughout 2010. The list includes courses in covering press conferences, the basics of news writing, investigative reporting, business and economic news writing, covering breaking news and conducting interviews.

Moroccan media decision makers' conference to be held in London

The U.K.-based Media Diversity Institute is organizing a two-day conference and study tour for leading Moroccan media decision makers, to be held in London on February 25 and 26.

Arab journalists invited to Arab Free Press Forum in Beirut

Editors, publishers and journalists from across the Arab world are invited to attend fourth Arab Free Press Forum which will be held in Beirut, Lebanon on June 6 and 7.

Deadline today: Buenos Aires workshop to focus on cultural coverage for the Internet

Journalists and journalism students in Buenos Aires, Argentina, can take a course on how to cover culture in the Internet age. Deadline: February 10.

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