November 27 – December 1, 2017
Journalism for Future Challenges is a programme for early career journalists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine who are looking to expand their investigative reporting skills, with a focus on organized crime and corruption, as well as to expand their professional network.
This intensive training programme is taught by reporters, editors and other experts with long and broad international experience. They all use the most sophisticated tools and methods for improved investigative journalism.
The sessions will cover topics such as basic investigative reporting, planning and managing an investigative project, an overview of how organized crime and corruption works, personal security, advanced research on the internet, encrypting, source protection, ethics, news verification and visual journalism.
In a recent survey, majority of participants reported changing the way they work/report thanks to what they've learned at the Programme. And many have received promotions or pay raises! Be one of them!
Who Should Apply?
The programme is organized in cooperation with the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP).
The programme is funded by the Swedish Institute.
Participants must attend all three modules.
Applications must be submitted by May 12, 2017 using the online Application process