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Spark to Journalism: Engaged Journalism WorkshopDate: May 16 2022
Is your newsroom exploring how to increase trust with the audience? Have you been implementing engaged journalism and would like to share the challenges you face and find solutions for it? Have you been looking for new ideas on how to connect with communities around you?
Future Stories Award 2021Date: July 19 2021
A brand new award has been launched to celebrate and recognise the achievements of the professional investigative journalism, those that have just revealed something new and unnoticed or already shook things up.
Investigative Journalism Competition 2021 – Round IDate: February 24 2021 - March 23 2021
Media4Change and European dialogue is launching Investigative Journalism Competition to fund collaborative journalistic investigations.
I WAS TOLD | Media Literacy Methodology for Peer EducationDate: January 14 2021
Spread the word about media and information literacy among your peers: learn the methods and techniques for MIL education.
External: Webinar on Media Literacy in Europe: Baltic StatesDate: December 09 2020
This webinar is one in a series of monthly webinars organised by the Media & Learning Association (MLA) and Nordicom.
External: World Press Freedom Conference 2020Date: December 09 2020
The World Press Freedom Conference 2020 Digital Edition will take place on 9 and 10 December.
External: 24 Hours for the Future of JournalismDate: November 15 2020
Global Constructive Journalism Conference.
News Media Literacy Education for Media ProfessionalsDate: December 31 2019
This educational package for media professionals defines media literacy methods and techniques for content creators.
An invitation to a Journalistic Exploration “Migration: telling a different story”Date: January 04 2019 - June 04 2019
Media4Change is inviting journalists to a 2-day international round table to explore ways of enhancing coverage of migration issues across Europe, to coincide with the 17th San Sebastián Human Rights Film Festival in Spain. Travel and accommodation included.
Voice4Migrants workshop for strategic planningDate: December 21 2018 - December 21 2018
Media4change is always trying to find new innovative ways and different angles of the stories in order to give voice to the voiceless. We are constantly working on joint projects with editors, journalist and human rights experts to make our vision come to life.
How journalists can do a better job covering polarizing subjects–in ways that people will actually hearDate: July 16 2018
In a report for Solutions Journalism Network, journalist Amanda Ripley writes about how reporters can work new techniques into their journalism — ones that are better equipped to deal with the “kind of divide America is currently experiencing,” which researchers call ‘intractible conflict.’” What we need to do, Ripley argues, is “complicate the narrative,” telling more complex stories that […]
Call for participants of the Reporting Corruption projectDate: February 03 2017
The European Youth Press as well as its Member Organisations and other partners focus on informing media makers about all levels of corruption and empowering them to tackle it effectively. For media makers, corruption is a key topic twofold: media is one of the main institutions in society responsible for detecting, deterring and reporting on corruption, while simultaneously being prone to and often affected by corruption. Young media makers and citizens are vital in changing society’s perceptions and tolerance of corruption.
HOW TO RECOGNISE HATE SPEECH AND HOW TO REACT APPROPRIATELY TO IT?Date: July 05 2016
As an important source of information, media creates a certain perception of society. This perception can be quite narrow: one, which emphasizes the categories of who is the “Self” and who is the “Other”, therefore, laying the foundation for fear, tension, short-minded nationalism, hate and intolerance. On the other hand, the media may also construct […]
[Call for participants] Reporting on the European Youth Event 2016Date: February 22 2016
The European Youth Press invites up to 110 young journalists to report from the European Youth Event (EYE) in Strasbourg in the framework of the European Youth Media Days (EYMD) 2016.
Bringing Home the World: International Reporting Fellowship Program for Minority JournalistsDate: November 11 2015
The International Journalists’ Network has shared a very good opportunity for minority journalists. The Bringing Home the World Fellowship helps U.S.-based minority journalists cover compelling yet under-reported international stories, increasing the diversity of voices in global news. The program helps level the playing field and redress the inequality minority journalists often face by giving them the opportunity […]
Watchdogs Under Watch: Media In The Age Of Cyber SurveillanceDate: August 27 2015
The Center for International Media Assistance has released last April “Watchdogs Under Watch: Media in the Age of Cyber Surveillance”, by Don Podesta, CIMA’s manager and editor.
Invitation to attend journalism training in Sicily, 13th-19th OctoberDate: August 12 2015
Will you stand for the highest standards in Journalism? If you believe that there is no place for racism, xenophobia or hatred in the media, take part in a training programme for young journalists in Catania, as a part of an international project “Reporting diversity: an ethical representation of migrants and minorities”. The deadline to apply is 4 September 2015.
European Youth Media Days 2015 – Media Freedom in Europe and “Prix de l’EYP”: Call for ParticipantsDate: July 30 2015
European Youth Press launches Media freedom in Europe, European Youth Media Days 2015. Innovative, interactive and inspiring to promote dialogue, exchange, learning and networking in media.
Six journalism opportunities to apply for in AugustDate: July 23 2015
The International Journalists’ Network has published opportunities for journalists. Take a look and apply for them! Looking to expand your journalism toolkit, take on a new beat or receive recognition for your work? Check out these promising courses, fellowships and competitions with deadlines in August. Each is open to journalists worldwide.
Fighting Radicalisation and Extremism OnlineDate: June 22 2015
Media Diversity Institute spread UNESCO’s Framework of Action against hate speech and racism online. Knowledge and critical thinking are the main weapons to combat violent extremism.
Opportunities for journalistsDate: June 15 2015
For young journalists who want to improve their skills and for those who want to get involved in contests and awards, the International Journalists’ Network provides a list of opportunities that can not be missed!
Local News in a Digital AgeDate: May 18 2015
The Pew Research Center published a report in March 2015 analysing the way local news are consumed in three distinct metropolitan areas in the United States: Denver, Colorado; Macon, Georgia; and Sioux City, Iowa. One of the findings of the Pew reports is that minorities — African-Americans in Macon and Hispanics in metropolitan Denver — follow local news more intently than the white people do. The study also suggests that some populations are more engaged with their local news stream, and that this holds across a broader range of topics.
Competition for journalists and creative workshopDate: October 01 2014
NISI which initiated movement of Media4change organized a creative workshop for journalists participating in Media4change competition.Competitors are journalists who have to prepare a work of investigative journalism.
Lithuanian experts shared their experience in trainings for journalists (video)Date: July 28 2014
“These kind of trainings are extremely beneficial as they help to distinguish what you already know and find new aspects in your own journalistic work” – said one of the training participants Vida Grišmanauskienė of radio FM99. Vida, together with other 20 journalists from Vilnius and its surroundings, participated in the trainings / workshop themed Human rights in the media: ethical and legal aspects of representing societal groups. Participants of the trainings were greeted by a substantial number of experts from the fields of human rights, media and research, who were determined to seek answers and solutions to the issues arising in their daily work.
Talk on human rights at the journalists’ trainings (VIDEO)Date: July 14 2014
On 19-20 of June the journalists from Western Lithuania regions participated in trainings “Human Rights in Media: Ethical and Legal Aspects of Portraying Socially Vulnerable Groups” aimed at fostering advancement in issues concerning fighting hatred and assuming legal responsibility in written word, assess one’s skills according to the opinion of the experts and representatives of socially vulnerable groups.
Journalists are welcome to join summer trainingsDate: June 12 2014
How to control the information from judiciary institutions? How to identify hate speech? How to react properly?
Video from journalist training, LithuaniaDate: November 20 2013
International set of journalists participated in the journalist training on 10-13th of October 2013, held in Lithuania. The purpose of all professional journalists gathering together was to learn more about hate speech: the aim of the programme was to enable journalists to recognize hate provocation and stereotypes and to learn how adequately react to them […]
Invitation to attend journalism training, Lithuania, 10-13 October 2013Date: September 09 2013
Will you stand for the highest standards in Journalism? If you believe that there is no place for racism, xenophobia or hatred in the media, take part in a training programme for journalists in Lithuania, as a part of an international project ”Address of Human Rights – Journalism“. The deadline to apply is end of 1 November 2013.
An invitation to Editors to share their concerns and experienceDate: September 03 2013
Across Europe populist and extremist movements are manipulating peoples’ fears and prejudices to build support for their divisive policies at a time of economic crisis. Inciting hatred against unpopular social groups is a classic strategy to gain visibility and garner votes, especially in times of economic crises.