Thomson Reuters Foundation offers course on human trafficking, modern day slavery [Brazil]

Posted on Sep 14, 2020 in Specialized Topics

Journalists with at least three years of experience can apply for this free virtual training.

The Thomson Reuters Foundation is offering a reporting workshop on human trafficking and modern-day slavery Nov. 2 to 6 via Zoom.

The workshop will offer a combination of expertise and hands-on training, with an emphasis on producing high-impact stories for widespread dissemination. Participants will learn about efforts to set global standards for combating modern slavery, including fundamental conventions, international instruments and more.

Applicants must be Brazilian full-time journalists or regular contributors to broadcast media organizations in Brazil.

There is a small financial support for participants who can't afford a good internet connection.

The deadline is Oct. 5.