INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF JOURNALISTS – RESEARCHER ON GENDER AND MEDIA

Deadline: 4 February 2021
Job Vacancy The IFJ is recruiting an experienced researcher for the new project on gender and media to provide an evaluation of the performance of UNESCO 2010 Gender Sensitive Indicators, help revise UNESCO’s gender sensitive indicators and contribute to the development of an implementation methodology.

WAN-IFRA WOMEN IN NEWS – DIRECTOR, OPERATIONS & PEOPLE

Deadline: 27 January 2021
Job Vacancy WAN-IFRA Women in News is looking for the Director, Operations & People to oversee the day-to-day operations of the WIN programme, identify and adjust for blockages to ensure the division leads are able to meet their targets as outlined in the 2021 strategic objectives and correspond implementation plans for both Sida and NMFA-funded Women in News activities.

WAN-IFRA WOMEN IN NEWS – PROJECT MANAGER ADVISORY, AFRICA

Deadline: 1 February 2021
Job Vacancy WAN-IFRA Women in News is seeking a Project Manager for a 12-month contract position to support the Africa division of the programme, notably working with our advisory partners in the region and any other related activity. The Project Manager is expected to work closely with the Women in News leadership group to implement WIN’s shared vision and strategic objectives.

TRUEPIC 2021 SOCIAL IMPACT GRANT PROGRAM

Deadline: 28/02/2021
Grant Through this grant, Truepic wants to help organisations working to positively impact their community or the world. Truepic Vision’s platform uses authenticated images and videos to help secure elections, increase trust in citizen journalism, reduce costs and risks associated with international and community development and more.  

WAN-IFRA WOMEN IN NEWS – SENIOR MANAGER, SOUTHEAST ASIA

Deadline: 27 January 2021
Job Vacancy WAN-IFRA Women in News is seeking a Senior project manager to grow the Southeast Asia division of the programme, notably launching programme activities in two markets in the region: Indonesia and The Philippines, leveraging WAN-IFRA’s existing networks that have been established in these countries through multi-year media freedom support programmes.

BIRN OPEN CALL FOR DIGITAL RIGHTS PROGRAMME FOR JOURNALISTS

Deadline: 28/02/2021
Grant Journalists from Central and Southeastern Europe are invited to apply for BIRN’s Digital Rights Programme for Journalists that aims to explore the effects of digitalization processes and to go deeper into the challenges facing digital rights. Through BIRN’s new “Digital Rights Programme for Journalists“ the organisation is looking for journalists interested in fast-evolving digitalization processes and their impact on democracy, society and lives in Central and Southeastern Europe,

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR 2021 SAMIR KASSIR AWARD

Deadline: 01/03/2021
Grant The European Union is currently seeking applications for the 2021 Samir Kassir Award. The award aims to “legitimise freedom of thought and encourage freedom of the press in countries that have committed to the Euro-Mediterranean Partnership, in order to assert their rejection of violence, intimidation, threats and recurring and consistent attempts to curtain freedom of expression”.

MEDIA DIVERSITY INSTITUTE – SOCIAL MEDIA CAMPAIGNER

Deadline: 7 February 2021
Job Vacancy Media Diversity Institute is looking for a social media campaigner to lead the development, management, and delivery of the new phase of its Get the Trolls Out! project to counter hate speech against religious minorities in Europe. Applicants must have a minimum 2 years of relevant experience in developing and executing trans-national social media campaigns in the field of diversity.  

FATHM SOCIAL EDITOR

Deadline: 01 February 2021
Job Vacancy Fathm is working with a leading global public health institution on a pioneering initiative to combat health misinformation in Africa. Fathm is hiring a social editor on a freelance basis to support production of high-impact visual content that captures key fact-based health messages. The position is for an immediate start, working remotely, with the ideal candidate based in Kenya, Nigeria, South Africa, Ghana, Senegal, or DRC.

INTERNATIONAL MEDIA SUPPORT PROGRAMME MANAGER SRI LANKA

Deadline: 21 February 2021
Job Vacancy The IMS Sri Lanka country programme is implemented in close collaboration with local partners. The programme has a dual focus on: 1) strengthening public access to relevant and reliable information with a particular focus on debunking disinformation, and 2) increasing access to protection against digital and legal threats for media workers in the country.

IMS PROGRAMME MANAGER – INDONESIA

Deadline: 21 February 2021
Job Vacancy International Media Support is looking for Indonesia Programme Manager to work towards strengthening the public’s access to relevant and reliable information and the safety of journalists. IMS works with partners in south and south-east Asia, including Afghanistan, Cambodia, Pakistan, Myanmar, Philippines, Indonesia, and Sri Lanka to promote professional media content and build sound institutions that develop and protect good journalism.

IMS FINANCIAL CONTROLLER

Deadline: 28 January 2021
Job Vacancy International Media Support – a non-profit organisation working to support journalists and media in countries affected by armed conflict, human insecurity, and political transition – is looking for Financial Controller with excellent management skills and ability to work in fast-paced environment. The overall objective of the IMS Controller is to provide regular institutional financial reporting, budgetary oversight of strategic agreements, and ongoing forecasting for IMS Senior Management.

IMS FINANCE OFFICER AT MENA DEPARTMENT

Deadline: 7 February 2021
Job Vacancy International Media Support is seeking an experienced Finance Officer for MENA Department to assist Programme Managers in all steps of Programme Cycle Management, coordinate partner relations, and organise travel and logistics related to programme activities. The Finance Officer will occasionally travel to programme countries to support partners in administrative issues and undertake financial capacity training. 

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR IWMF 2021 ELIZABETH NEUFFER FELLOWSHIP

Deadline: 25/02/2021
Grant The Elizabeth Neuffer Fellowship gives academic and professional opportunities to women journalists committed to human rights and social justice reporting. During this fellowship, the selected journalist will have the chance to complete research and coursework at MIT’s Center for International Studies and to participate in internships with The Boston Globe and The New York Times.

FEASIBILITY STUDY TO MAXIMIZE THE PROJECT’S IMPACT WHILE MINIMIZING RISKS

Deadline: 08/02/2021
Grant For the upcoming 4-year project “A Transnational Media Network and Three Thematic Platforms for Resilient and Independent Online Journalism in Eastern Partnership Countries”, the international media NGO n-ost is inviting tenders for an independent feasibility study preceding the implementation. Based on an assessment of the initial objectives and planned methodology, they are looking for recommendations on how to maximize the project’s impact while minimizing risks.

INTERNEWS SHORT-TERM CONSULTANCY – TUNISIA: INFORMATION ECOSYSTEM ASSESSMENT RESEARCHER

Deadline: 1 February 2021
Job Vacancy Internews is looking for a qualified individual or research company to conduct an Information Ecosystem Assessment with a focus on youth, women, and people with disabilities in regions with limited access to information. This is a short-term consultancy with an expected start date of 10 February 2021 and an anticipated end date of 5 April 2021.

INTERNEWS PROGRAM OFFICER – MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is seeking the Middle East and North Africa Program Officer to perform high-level tasks and manage Internews project with fiscal oversight of the program. You’re an ideal candidate if you have extraordinary attention to detail, great communication skills; a love for keeping things on track; a desire to learn and to help protect human rights defenders, journalists, and marginalized people around the world.

THE CRAIG NEWMARK GRADUATE SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM – TUITION-FREE ONLINE PROGRAM

Deadline: 17 February 2021
Tuition-Free Program The Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism has an open call for applications to their international, online, tuition-free program, offered by the J+ division of the Newmark J-School, News Catalyst, and the Google News Initiative, to train journalists from small newsrooms in digital transformation through product thinking.

INTERNATIONAL VISEGRAD FUND ACCEPTING PROPOSALS FOR 2021 VISEGRAD+ GRANTS PROGRAM

Deadline: 01/02/2021
Grant The International Visegrad Fund is currently accepting proposals for its 2021 Visegrad+ Grants Program to support projects which contribute to the democratization and transformation processes in selected countries and regions, especially non-EU member states in the Western Balkans and the Eastern Partnership countries. Projects must develop meaningful cooperation and ensure active involvement of at least 3 V4 countries and 1 entity from the EaP region or the Western Balkans countries at minimum regardless of the applicant.

INTERNEWS BUSINESS ASSOCIATE FOR EUROPE AND EURASIA PROGRAMME

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy The Business Associate is responsible for providing business support to management and program staff during pre-award, implementation, and closeout. The BA will work closely with program staff to assist in developing, managing, and reconciling budgets and project expenditures in support of program objectives.