Deadline: 17 September | Apply to attend the Grand Challenges Annual Meeting 2018 in Berlin.

The European Journalism Centre (EJC) is inviting 20 European journalists to attend the Grand Challenges Annual Meeting 2018, one of the world’s leading conferences on global health and development advances. This year’s conference will take place on 15–18 October, in the context of the World Health Summit.

Attending the Grand Challenges Annual Meeting will give participating journalists an opportunity to connect to researchers and stakeholders, and learn about the latest advances in the field. Topics that will be tackled in the conference will range from antimicrobial resistance to agriculture, from health crisis prevention to the strengthening of African research & development ecosystem, and from vaccines & global health technology to climate change surveillance.

This press trip is designed for journalists from the EU and Norway covering science and biotechnology, development and global health issues for high-profile news outlets. Freelancers may also apply.

Learn more or apply here