UN fellowship available for journalists from developing countries [Worldwide]

Posted on 26 mars 2019 dans Specialized Topics

Journalists ages 22 to 35 from several developing countries and countries in transition can apply for a fellowship.

The Reham Al-Farra (RAF) Memorial Journalists Fellowship Program, established by the United Nations, provides journalists with an opportunity to gain first-hand experience in the work of the United Nations in New York. It is also an opportunity to meet journalists from other countries and exchange ideas with UN communication professionals. 

The 2019 fellowship will take place Sept. 15 to Oct. 5. The program is open to journalists from around the world, typically selecting about 15 candidates, each from a different country. Participants will receive airfare and a daily allowance.

The deadline to apply is April 15.