Reuters offers class on covering rural poverty [Worldwide]
Journalists can apply for fellowships to attend a course in Rome.
TrustMedia, a Thomson Reuters Foundation Service, offers a rural reporting course February 12 - 14.
Applicants must be currently working as a journalist or regular contributor to media organizations. They must be able to demonstrate a commitment to a career in journalism in their country, must have at least two years’ professional experience and have a good level in spoken and written English.
Full bursaries are available for journalists from the developing world/countries in political transition working for organizations with no resources for training. Bursaries include return air travel (economy class), accommodation and a modest living allowance.
Thomson Reuters Foundation also offers training for journalists from any region from an organization that has the resources to fully cover the costs of the program.
The application deadline is January 4.
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