DW AKADEMIE PROJECT MANAGER

Deadline: 20 January 2021
Job Vacancy DW Akademie, Deutsche Welle’s center for international media development, is seeking preferably Bonn-based Project Manager to plan and implement an international media and information literacy project with a focus on the MENA region. Projects of DW Akademie strengthen the human right to freedom of expression and unhindered access to information.

THE MICHAEL ELLIOTT AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN AFRICAN STORYTELLING

Deadline: 17 January 2021
Award The Michael Elliott Award for Excellence in African Storytelling, a collaboration between the International Center for Journalists, the ONE Campaign, and the Elliott family, honours up-and-coming journalists in Africa who strives to strengthen people’s voices and illuminate the transformational change taking place on the continent.

INTERNEWS PROJECT OFFICER FOR ENVIRONMENT & HEALTH

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is looking for a dynamic Environment & Health Project Officer to join the Earth Journalism Network program to support the management of the projects that focus on supporting journalism on topics at the nexus of environment and health. Under the supervision of the EJN Asia-Pacific Project Manager, the Project Officer will oversee the roll-out of activities under two USAID-funded projects.

STRENGTHENING SAFETY OF JOURNALISTS AND PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTIC STANDARDS IN THE PHILIPPINES

Deadline: 21/01/2021
Grant UNESCO Jakarta is looking for partner to design and implement capacity building training on the safety of journalists’ physical and/or digital nature as well as ethical and professional standards in journalism to take place between March and October 2021. Under the framework “Strengthening Safety of Journalists and Professional Standards in the Philippines”, the project aims at contributing to strengthening the safety of journalists in the Philippines through capacity building for the journalists.

THOMSON FOUNDATION LONDON-BASED PROJECT MANAGER

Deadline: 15 January 2021
Job Vacancy Thomson Foundation, a British non-profit devoted to encouraging truthful and unbiased journalism as a way of promoting civil society principally in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, is looking for a full-time London-based project manager to organise the planning, implementation and reporting of donor projects for the Thomson Foundation and its associated German entity, Thomson Media gGmbH.

EUROPEAN COMMISSION CALL FOR PROSAL: MEDIA OWNERSHIP MONITOR

Deadline: 09/02/2021
Grant The European Commission is launching a Call for proposals for the Pilot Project “Media ownership monitor”. The Media Ownership Monitor project will create a tool to better inform policy and regulatory interventions that support media freedom and pluralism, by clearly delineating where ownership lies, making potential issues more visible and thereby helping to improve the understanding of the media market. Concretely, the Monitor will provide a country-based database containing information on media ownership, assess systematically relevant legal frameworks and identify possible risks to media ownership transparency.

SUBMIT NOMINATIONS FOR 2021 SIGMA AWARDS

Deadline: 01/02/2021
Grant Nominations are now open for the 2021 Sigma Awards to empower, elevate and enlighten the global community of data journalists. The Sigma Awards is a competition to celebrate the best data journalism from around the world. The international data journalism community is facing many challenges, and they want to support them. This year’s Sigma Awards will be about highlighting the very best data journalism done about the pandemic (and building an international database record of such projects), but also those covering other topics such as politics, sports, or the environment.

INTERNEWS SOUTH SUDAN: CHIEF OF PARTY

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is currently implementing Strengthening a Free and Independent Media in South Sudan, a five-year USAID-funded media project, and is recruiting for a new Chief of Party for a dynamic media development and humanitarian media project. The CoP will be a strong, inspirational leader, providing oversight in ensuring that grants received by Internews to help independent media are properly executed and reported.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR INNOVATIVE MEDIA FOR PEACE, SOCIAL COHESION AND RECONCILIATION IN TURKEY, MIDDLE EST AND NORTH AFRICA

Deadline: 29/01/2021
Grant The European Union (EU) has launched a call for applications for the Innovative Media for Peace, Social Cohesion and Reconciliation in Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa. The global objective of this call for applications is to promote peace in the digital space and enhance resilience of conflict-affected and fragile societies to media harmful content in Algeria, Iraq, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, West Bank and Gaza Strip and Yemen.

MEDIA DIVERSITY INSTITUTE SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNER

Deadline: 10 December
Job Vacancy Media Diversity Institute is seeking a Social Media Campaigner to lead the strategic development, management, design, coordination, and delivery of Reporting Diversity Network 2.0 project campaign to challenge stereotypes, debunk hateful narratives about neighbouring nations and minorities within the counties and shape public opinion by developing narratives alternative to online hate across the Western Balkans.

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR MEDIAFUTURES SUPPORT

Deadline: 28/01/2021
Grant Are you a startup from the media field, working with data? Are you willing to make data exploration both entertaining and informative? Do you question the impact of data and technology on individuals and society? The MediaFutures support programme is looking for startups eager to reshape the media value chain through innovative, inclusive and participatory applications of data and user-generated content.

INTERNEWS GRANTS AND CONTRACTS / SUBGRANTS ANALYST

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is seeking a Grants and Contracts Analyst/Subgrants Analyst to support overall administration of proposals, awards, acquisition contracts and procurement of goods, and assistance sub-awards, including pre-award due diligence and analysis, subgrant award execution, and post-award monitoring, in compliance with prime funder requirements and Internews policy.

INTERNEWS HUMANITARIAN LIAISON OFFICER

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is looking for a Humanitarian Liaison Officer who will represent Internews in humanitarian coordination meetings, share findings of the COVID-19 rumor tracking and support Internews and its partners with production of bulletins highlighting researching findings. The main role of the HLO is to represent the community’s perspectives and COVID-19 rumors as collected by the Rooted in Trust team and partners.

INCLUSIVE MEDIA, COHESIVE SOCIETY – CALL FOR PROPOSAL

Deadline: 10/01/2021
Grant The Samir Kassir Foundation
(SKF) and the Thomson Reuters Foundation (TRF) invite proposals from Lebanese independent media platforms for the provision of financial and professional support. Grants of up to $55,000 (USD) are available for capacity-building projects that would support content production, staff resourcing, and organisational sustainability initiatives.