The #HoldTheLine Coalition, a collective of 78 civil society and journalism organisations, demands the Philippines authorities drop a barrage of bogus tax and foreign ownership cases against internationally celebrated journalist Maria Ressa and Rappler – the news organisation she founded.
Deadline: 20 April 2020
Grant SAJA is partnering with the Economic Hardship Reporting Project to help finance freelance projects that are focused on covering the coronavirus outbreak and its impacts in order to to support freelance journalists who may be facing financial hardship at this time.
Deadline: 28 February 2020
Call for Proposals The EU Delegation to Sri Lanka and the Maldives published a new local call for proposals on human rights and civil society actions that focus on media issues and CSOs’ contribution to governance and development processes in Sri Lanka.
Deadline: 31 December 2019
Call for Applications The European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF) is extending its Journalists-in-Residence programme to include up to three more media professionals from Turkey and Eurasia who will spend six months in residence in Leipzig.
Deadline: 8 December 2019
Funding Opportunity The WVL Myanmar funding programme provides flexible, core, long-term funds and organisational strengthening support to women’s rights organisations to empower feminist movements to deliver change for Myanmar women and girls.
Deadline: 15 November 2019
Call for Applications Applications are now open for the spring 2020 Central Asian Journalist-in-Residence Programme. The programme will be held for approximately four weeks in April-May across the state of Texas. The programme will include orientation and closing in Austin, Texas.
Deadline: 16 September 2019
Seminar Applications are open for the 12th annual ASEF Journalists’ Seminar (ASEFJS12) which will take place in Madrid, Spain from December 13th to 14th, 2019. ASEFJS12 will explore how a trust-based approach to reporting can be adopted by news media organisations and journalists.
Given the reality of today’s online environment and what it means for conveying accurate, high-quality information, it is important to address underlying mechanisms that have enabled the manipulation of online information spaces. By also addressing how information is created and disseminated from a market viewpoint, not simply a content viewpoint, it paints a more holistic picture of the challenges faced in keeping a citizenry informed.
Deadline: 24 September
The Fondation Hirondelle is recruiting a Head of Project in Bangladesh.