Knight Center offers MOOC on diversity in the news [Latin America]

Posted on Dec 23, 2020 in Diversity

Journalists and journalism students can enroll in this free course in Spanish.

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas, in partnership with Google News Initiative, organizes the online training "Diversity in the news and in the newsrooms" Jan. 11 to Feb. 7, 2021.

Instructor Marco Avilés will guide participants through the understanding of how diversity can transform journalism and help it build stronger connections with the audiences.

Topics include strategies to diversify newsrooms and retain talents, as well as tools to work on racial biases and stereotypes that may be implicit in the news coverage.

Registration is open.