British Embassy hosts journalism contest [Somalia]

Posted on May 22, 2019 in Multimedia Journalism

Early-career journalists and students can enter this contest.

The British Embassy in Somalia has launched the Young Somali Voices journalism prize.

The contest aims to highlight the importance of defending media freedom and demonstrate the key role that the media play in creating an inclusive and open society.  

Entries must be a photograph or a short video about a positive and unique story in Somalia.

The organizers are finalizing on the details of the prize, which may include mentorship/training opportunities outside the country.

The deadline is June 7.