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Latin American editors are invited to apply for the six-week online course "Challenges and opportunities of digital journalism," administered by the Center of Digital Journalism of Guadalajara. The course is scheduled to begin January 17, 2010.
The human rights organization Article 19 recently launched a Web site to foster networking among Iranian journalists, bloggers and activists. The site, called the Azad Tribune, encourages writers and activists inside and outside Iran to post articles and information.
Israeli and Palestinian journalists working in any medium are invited to submit opinion pieces that examine the effect of informal education on Israeli and Palestinian perspectives. Deadline to submit entries: December 22.
A publication available online aims to engage key stakeholders including journalists in enhancing freedom of information in the Africa region. The project aims to demonstrate the relevance of freedom of information in the promotion of women's rights. Research was conducted in Cameroon, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa and Zambia.
Global social media network Video Volunteers is sponsoring a new initiative in India to create community journalism for the poorest areas of the country. The organization will give 60 community activists training in video journalism. Training will begin in mid-January so those interested are encouraged to apply immediately.