World Health Organization Training on Preparedness and Response To COVID-19

World Health Organization Training on Preparedness and Response To COVID-19

In order to assist UN country teams in scaling up country preparedness and response to COVID-19, WHO has developed these learning modules as a companion to the Operational Planning Guidelines to Support Country Preparedness and Response. The training is intended: For UN country teams (UNCTs) For other relevant stakeholders, including partners, donors and civil society…

2020 Civic Hive Media Fellowship (With Stipends)

The BudgIT Media fellowship program started the year 2017,  where it featured journalists who were focused on writing human-angle stories that raised advocacy on topics like budget access, project tracking, use of extractive revenues, social justice, anti-corruption, open governments, and transparency. BudgIT’s platform helped to give voice to the stories and backed stories up with real time…

Internet Freedom Fund

Call For Applications: Internet Freedom Fund 2020

The Internet Freedom Fund is OTF’s primary way to support projects and people working on open and accessible technology-centric projects that promote human rights, Internet freedom, open societies, and help advance inclusive and safe access to global communications networks for at-risk users including journalists, human rights defenders, civil society activists, and every-day people living within…

International Center for Journalists ICFJ fellowship

Fully Funded ICFJ And US Embassy Citizen Journalism Workshop for YSEALI Members

The International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), in collaboration with the U.S. Embassy in Phnom Penh, is organizing a four-day workshop in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, focused on blogging, citizen journalism, and fact-based reporting. From April 27 to May 1, 2020, 60 members of the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) will gain a practical understanding of…

Chevening Africa Media Freedom Fellowship

Chevening Africa Media Freedom Fellowship (Fully Funded To The UK)

The Chevening Africa Media Freedom Fellowship (CAMFF) is aimed at mid-senior level African professionals with demonstrable leadership skills in their fields, which may include public servants working in areas of media policy and regulatory frameworks, or media professionals such as journalists.  Selected fellows will be from the following Sub-Sahara African countries: Ethiopia, Burundi, Cameroon, Gambia,…

African Development Bank Young Professionals Program

African Development Bank Young Professionals Program 2020

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) targets high potential, best-in-class young professionals with a strong passion for Africa’s development. This program is not an internship arrangement; rather it offers exceptional career opportunities to talented young professionals with leadership potential, an established record of outstanding academic and professional achievement to make a difference to the development of…

Virtual Media and Information Literacy Organization for Cyber Peace (VMILCOP)

Call For Contributions: VMILCOP Weekly Magazine

Virtual Media and Information Literacy Organization for Cyber Peace (VMILCOP) is an organization that works in the fight of Disinformation on three levels Creating Media and information Literacy educational materials available freely to everyone Establishing a Disinformation Law Clinic to monitor cases where human rights have been compromised in Media and support victims by helping…

Awaji Youth Federation Fellowship in Japan

Paid Awaji Youth Federation Fellowship 2020 in Japan

Awaji Youth Federation (AYF) is an initiative of the Pasona Group Inc, an international community of young innovators based on Awaji Island, Japan. The main focus is the regional revitalization of the island, cultural creation, and entrepreneurship. Every year AYF invites promising professionals and aspiring leaders across the world to establish a creative, innovative community…

Google News Initiative

Apply: Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge (Up To 150,000 USD)

As part of this program, the Google News Initiative (GNI) will fund a set of projects from around the world that meet specified criteria, with the intent of producing learning and thought leadership to share with the wider industry. We are proud to launch the GNI’s first Innovation Challenge in the Middle East, Africa &…

Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP) at Wits Journalism

Call For Applications: Reporting Grants and Workshop on Digital Identity, Data & Technology in Africa 2019

The Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP or the Project) at Wits Journalism, with support from Omidyar Network, are inviting all journalists to submit proposals for reporting grants and workshop participation to investigate issues related to digital identification, data privacy, and technology in Africa. The Project will provide reporting grants of up to US$1,000 to successful applicants, who will also…