INTERNEWS SOUTH SUDAN – CHIEF OF PARTY

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Internews is currently implementing i-STREAM (Strengthening a Free and Independent Media in South Sudan), a five-year USAID-funded media project based in Juba, South Sudan, 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.

RNW MEDIA – MONITORING AND EVALUATION LEAD

Deadline: 22 April 2021
Job Vacancy RNW Media, an international expert in co-creating digital media tools and interventions for social change is seeking a Monitoring and Evaluation Manager responsible for measuring the impact of RNW Media’s programmes using data collection, research, analysis and learnings. Together with partner organisations RNW engages millions of young people across the globe in constructive dialogue in the digital space about what matters to them.

DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMMES – MEDIA DEMOCRACY FUND

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Media Democracy Fund (MDF), a project within New Venture Fund (NVF) and catalyst for an open, secure, and equitable internet seeks a bold, creative leader to join the team as the Director of Programs. This is an opportunity for an innovative leader to develop and shape strategy on some of the most pressing issues of our time: digital equity, tech accountability, and addressing disinformation targeting communities of colour.

U.S. EMBASSY OPENS YOUTH JOURNALISM DEVELOPMENT GRANT PROGRAM IN GEORGIA

Deadline: 07/05/2021
Grant The Public Affairs Section (PAS) of the U.S. Embassy in Tbilisi, Georgia is pleased to announce an open competition for the Youth Journalism Development Program to train at least 75 high school and college-aged youth in ethnic Azerbaijani and Armenian populated regions of Georgia.

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR GOOGLE NEWS INITIATIVE JOURNALISM FELLOWSHIP IN EUROPE

Deadline: 25/04/2021
Grant The European Journalism Centre is delivering the GNI Fellowship in the EU and the Google News Initiative is sponsoring the programme. Their mission is to develop the next generation of European journalists, technology and design experts to drive innovation across the news industry.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS FOR HOWARD G. BUFFETT FUND FOR WOMEN JOURNALISTS

Deadline: 30/05/2021
Grant The Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists, the first funding initiative of its kind, enables the IWMF to dramatically expand its support of women journalists. Established with a $4 million gift from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation, the Fund will support projects including educational opportunities, investigative reporting and media development initiatives.

OCCRP: DAILY NEWS INTERNS

Deadline: Ongoing
Internship Corruption and the rigging of the global economy by the powerful is the story of our time. The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) is looking for young reporters with sharp news writing skills and an interest in investigative journalism to join OCCRP as interns. Internships range from 3 to 6 months at OCCRP’s office in Sarajevo. Fluency in a second language spoken in the region is preferred. Join OCCRP if you want to learn more about how the world of dirty money works, and to gain familiarity with the skills needed to report on it.

DATA RESEARCHER FOR REUTERS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy Reuters is looking for a journalist or researcher who has experience with data collection and verification to begin work immediately. The hire will collect publicly-available information about current government office holders, such as their names, titles and links to their social media accounts. The work comprises collecting an initial set of data and then updating it with changes over the course of the employment contract. There may also be an opportunity to work on other similar projects.

SHORT- AND MEDIUM-TERM TECHNICAL CONSULTANTS: TV AND RADIO AND DIGITAL TRAINING EXPERTS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy IREX is seeking broadcast TV, radio, and online technical experts and trainers to design and deliver on-site (on-the-job) trainings for Syrian media outlet partners supported through IREX’s Supporting Independent Media in Syria II (SIMS-II) program. IREX has several program partners (both radio and TV) that provide Arabic-language broadcasts, including information and news programs, to Syrian audiences.

DIRECTOR, TECHNOLOGY AND HUMAN RIGHTS AT HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH

Deadline: 3 May 2021
Job Vacancy Human Rights Watch is seeking an experienced and forward-thinking leader to direct and grow newly created Technology and Human Rights division. This involves overseeing, supporting, and collaborating with experienced staff on two complimentary bodies of work: investigating and advocating against the role of technology in human rights abuses globally and using technology to research and expose human rights abuses.

IREX: CALL FOR MEDIA TRAINERS AND CONSULTANTS

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy The International Research & Exchanges Board is looking for Media Trainers and Consultants to work under the Media Empowerment for a Democratic Sri Lanka program, the goal of the program is to improve citizens’ access to reliable news and information, and to support Sri Lanka’s efforts to strengthen media freedom. IREX envisions establishing a pool of trainers and consultants whose expertise will be drawn upon during the life cycle of the program.

GIJN DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANT

Deadline: 14 April 2021
Job Vacancy The Global Investigative Journalism Network, a fast-growing nonprofit, seeks to hire a full-time Development Assistant to jointly support the work of GIJN’s Executive Director and Development Director. Your job will be to assist the Development Director in fundraising and the Executive Director in administrative tasks. This is an ideal entry-level position for a staffer to learn essential development functions for foundation fundraising and the landscape of independent, watchdog media.

PROGRAM DIRECTOR FOR ICFJ

Deadline: Ongoing
Job Vacancy ICFJ is seeking a Program Director to work in the design and implementation of ICFJ programs worldwide. The program director assists other staff members with programs or projects as needed; and acts as a full and active member of the program team to ensure that ICFJ maintains the highest standard of quality and efficiency in all its projects. The director works closely with senior management in identifying key objectives for ICFJ programs and managing individual programs.

CERTIFIED JOURNALIST SAFETY TRAINING COURSE

Deadline: 11 April 2021
Training Course WAN-IFRA and the ACOS Alliance have developed a training course to respond to the basic safety needs of journalists anywhere in the world. Delivered by expert trainers from Key Objectives, each course offers bursaries to twenty participants who gain a better understanding of the skills needed to keep safe on the job. Each course is divided into three modules: Planning and Preparation, Working in Challenging Environments, and First Aid and Emotional Well-being.

FREEDOM HOUSE CALL FOR PROPOSALS TO SUPPORT JOURNALISM REFORM AND INVESTIGATIVE REPORTING IN MOLDOVA

Deadline: 26/04/2021
Grant Freedom House invites applications for funding and support from independent media outlets based in the Republic of Moldova that seek to raise awareness among the public about democratic reform, government accountability, and threats to fundamental freedoms in Moldova.

TRF ANNOUNCES CALL FOR APPLICATIONS FOR BREAKING DOWN BARRIERS TO HEALTH SERVICES

Deadline: 15/04/2021
Grant
The Thomson Reuters Foundation is seeking applications for Breaking Down Barriers to Health Services. Thomson Reuters Foundation (TRF) and the Global Fund are joining forces to combat human rights-related barriers to health services.

CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR THE lSU ELIHLE AWARDS 2021 – AFRICA

Deadline: 30/04/2021
Grant These Awards aim to encourage journalist to highlight issues that are faced by children in the continent. Journalist from more than twenty countries has applied in the previous years and diverse issues about children have been raised. This shows that these awards have gained a lot of traction within the continent.