The members of GFMD’s Women in Media working group have joined forces to organise an event on the fringes of Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) that will take place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York in March 2019.
24 to 31 Oct 2018 – Globally
UNESCO is hosting its annual Global MIL Week activities during the last week in October all around the world.
24 October – London, UK Hosted by Mozilla and Hacks/Hackers, Misinfocon 5.0 will help take important strides in both exploring the global implications of misinformation as well as identifying methods of fighting it.
17 Sept – 18 Sept, 2018, Skopje, Macedonia
Launched last year by the European Commission, the EU – Western Balkans Media Days aim to ensure that media freedom remains a priority while tackling the complexity of pressing political, economic and social issues the region experience at present. Moreover, the forum has reached out to the professional challenges of journalists and media: their need to adapt to a rapidly changing media environment.
Deadline: 12 September
Together with UNESCO, Global Alliance for Partnerships on Media and Information Literacy (GAPMIL) is calling for nominations for the GAPMIL Global MIL Awards 2018.
Deadline 15 September 2018
The World Journalism Education Council (WJEC) is currently seeking academic paper abstracts on the broader issue of journalism education. Submitters are encouraged to focus their entries on the broader conference theme: “Teaching Journalism During a Disruptive Age.”