Contest highlights rural journalism [Brazil]

Posted on Apr 13, 2020 in Specialized Topics

Journalists in the states of Maranhão, Rio Grande do Norte, Pernambuco, Alagoas, Bahia, Paraíba, Ceará, Piauí, Sergipe, Minas Gerais and Espírito Santo can compete for this award.

Semear Internacional organizes a journalism contest to honor stories on rural practices developed by projects supported by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Brazil.

The categories are print media, television, radio and internet. The first and second place winners in each category will receive BRL12,500 and BRL5,000, respectively.

Works must have been broadcast or published between Jan. 15, 2020 and June 30, 2020.

The deadline is July 15.