Workshop focuses on LGBTQI+ reporting [Africa]

Posted on Jul 27, 2022 in Diversity and Inclusion

Reporters, editors, publishers and bloggers based in Africa and proficient in English can apply for this free, all-expenses-paid training.

Taboom Media will hold an intensive reporting workshop on covering LGBTQI+ issues and religion. The training will take place Oct. 28 to Nov. 2 in Cape Town, South Africa.

Participants must be open-minded to the issues at hand and affiliated with news operations where they can contribute positively to the accurate and ethical reporting of how religion intersects with sexual and gender minorities.

Participants will be required to produce at least one story for publication, broadcast or other distribution by January 2023.

The organizer will cover flights, food and lodging.

To apply, applicants must complete the application form, upload their CV and two work samples (links preferred). 

The application deadline is Aug. 16.