TRi Facts Africa Check

Call For Applications: Election Fact-Checking and Verification Workshop

TRi Facts is looking for fact-checking champions to help build in-house fact-checking capacity within media organisations to improve the quality of election reporting and fostering a wider culture of fact-checking. In January 2019, TRi Facts will be facilitating a fact-checking training workshop for mid-career journalists in Nigeria: Lagos, Ibadan, Port Harcourt and Enugu. The workshop takes…

APWLD Feminist Development Justice Media Fellowship

Call for Application: APWLD Feminist Development Justice Media Fellowship ($1,000 Stipend) | Diplomacy Opportunities

APWLD is inviting women media professionals across Asia-Pacific region to participate in our second media fellowship programme that aims to strengthen media advocacy on grassroots women’s issues through a feminist and human rights lens. Applicants whose work covers Cambodia, Fiji, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Vietnam and Vanuatu are most encouraged to apply. Selected journalists…

IAS AVAC Media Scholarship Programme

2019 IAS/AVAC Media Scholarship Programme (Fully Funded to Mexico) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The IAS/AVAC Media Scholarship Programme makes the conference accessible to a select group of highly-qualified journalists who would not otherwise be able to attend and report on the conference proceedings. The programme also provides a training on HIV research, a series of briefings through the conference week and targeted support to help journalists strengthen their…

World Curling Sport Media Trainee Programme

World Curling Sport Media Trainee Programme 2018-2019 (Fully Funded to Canada, Estonia and Norway) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The World Curling Federation is accepting applications for its Sports Media Trainee Programme 2019. Full-time students, from around the world, are invited to submit entries for the development programme, that immerses aspiring journalists and photographers in the heart of elite, international competition. The World Curling Federation’s Sports Media Trainee Programme is aimed at aspiring young…

Nigerian Youth SDGs Cafe (October) Hate Speech and Social Inclusion

Youth SDGs Cafe (October) | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Youth SDGs Cafe is a monthly meetup for sustainability enthusiasts to learn about the latest trends in the development world, network with amazing people who are working towards implementing the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and also build on their skills to empower their immediate communities to action. This October the Youth SDGs Cafe…

UN MGCY Call for Peacebuilders in the Sahel Region

UN MGCY Call for Peacebuilders in the Sahel Region | Diplomacy Opportunities

The Peacebuilding Commission is holding its annual session on November 12th in New York, with an overall thematic focus on the Sahel. The United Nations Major Group for Children and Youth hopes to nominate 2 young peacebuilders working in the Sahel, to join the interactive sessions. This is a call for applications for the opportunity, open…

Beautiful Trouble Activist Jam Session

Beautiful Trouble Activist Jam Session (Fully Funded To Arusha, Tanzania) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Beautiful Trouble in a partnership with ActionAid is developing and expanding its activist toolkit with a Pan African Edition. This new edition of our toolkit will enable activists and organisers from across Africa to share their stories – both past and present – of creative resistance, tactics and organising – empowering other activists across the…

Communications Officer at Peace Direct

Jobs: Communications Officer at Peace Direct (£26,000 per year) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Peace Direct supports local peacebuilding in conflict zones worldwide. We work with local organisations around the world and aim to support many more in the years to come. We have seen significant growth in recent years and have big ambition to reach and support many more people living in areas of violent conflict around the…

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization UNESCO

Call for application: UNESCO’s Visiting Journalists Program (Fully Funded) | Diplomacy Opportunities

Every year on World Arabic Language Day (18 December), UNESCO organizes its visiting journalists program. This year, the Organization will invite 12 journalists from the Arab region and Arabic speaking countries to its Headquarters in Paris (France) to raise awareness about UNESCO’s mandate, activities and programs. Through this program, UNESCO also aims at establishing close…

UNESCO Supported Global Media and Information Literacy Youth Hackathon

Apply: UNESCO Supported Global Media and Information Literacy Youth Hackathon | Diplomacy Opportunities

UNESCO supports the call for the best and brightest answers to social opportunities and challenges through media and information literacy in connection with the launch of the first Global MIL Youth hackathon by our partners DesignEDly and Global Students Square. Winners of the three-day hackathon will be eligible for seed funding from an investment pool…