Community Engagement

Community Engagement


Technology may blur lines between journalism and activism

In this week's CIMA Digital Media Mash Up, an author debates how technology is changing journalism's role in activism, Instagram overtakes Twitter in audience engagement and more. 

IJNet | December 19, 2014

Program for civil society leaders open [Asia]

Journalists and academics ages 35 to 59 can apply for a fellowship in Japan.

What news organizations IJNet readers turned to in 2014

What news organizations have you turned to the most in 2014? See how other IJNet readers have answered the question.

Ashley Nguyen | December 10, 2014

Journalism fellowship open [Caribbean]

Journalists will participate in an online course, receive mentoring and write print and online articles.

Roberto Cimetta Fund seeks projects [MENA]

Individuals and organizations working on projects in visual art and cultural policy research in the Arab region can apply for grants of up to EUR3,000.

ICFJ seeks Knight International Journalism Fellow [Worldwide]

Journalists with at least 10 years of experience will play a leading role in overseeing ICFJ's African journalism initiative beginning in early 2015.

ProPublica experiments with WhatsApp to engage Liberian citizens around latest investigation

After launching its investigation on the American company Firestone's role in Liberia's civil wars in the 1990s, the news site is using the chat app to start a conversation around the story.

Margaret Looney | November 24, 2014

Swedish Institute hosts short residency program [MENA]

Young leaders from the MENA region and Sweden who support democracy and human rights can apply to a three-week training in Sweden.

ProPublica seeks engagement fellow [US]

Journalists with a demonstrated ability to write for various social platforms can apply for a paid fellowship in New York.

Congress calls for papers on media, citizenship [Portugal]

Journalists, academics and students are invited to attend the third Literacy, Media and Citizenship Congress in Lisbon.