Review Category : Trainings/Internships/Fellowships

The Media laboratory started based on the production base of the Public Broadcasting Corporation KTRK

Twenty-five young journalists from 2 September are trained in media laboratory based on the production base of the Public Broadcasting Corporation KTRK. This Media laboratory – This interactive course 4-month training, which includes the following classes for young journalists: the theory and practice of informational journalism. The role of journalism in peace-building, working with text, interview technique, audio and video ...

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How to work a mobile technologies in rural communities of Kyrgyzstan

Thanks to a modern mobile devices and mobile Internet the people living in remote villages of Kyrgyzstan can talk about their problems, express their opinion and propose a solution. Community media in Kyrgyzstan View more lists from Galich Valentina Valentina Prepared by Valentina GALICH Internews in Kyrgyzstan Original of article on Newreporter.og Photo from kyrgyzmedia.com ...

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7 Quotes of Thomas Lansner Regarding Interconnections Between Government, Media, And Civil Society Organizations

The Project Director of “Media initiative in the area of a social accountability” of the Aga Khan Institute in Nairobi spoke about international experiences of interactions between government, media, and civil society (CSOs) in that strengthen social accountability. The meeting took place with experts at a round table entitled “CSOs, media and government within the social accountability strengthening and anti-corruption: ...

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Daniil Kislov: “In Central Asia, There Is No Demand For Quality News And Professional Journalism”

Today the Chief Editor of the news agency “Ferghana.Ru” Daniil Kislov, within the framework of the meeting-seminar FIDH with human rights activists of Kyrgyzstan, took the floor regarding “Freedom of speech in the Central Asian region, challenges and prospects.” “Government authorities suppress the media everywhere with such a zeal as if this is the main goal. This power is enforced ...

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Climate Grants for Adaptation and Response

The Climate Grants for Adaptation and Response are available to support the creation, growth, and capacity building of journalism organizations focused on reporting about climate change adaptation and the response to the Paris climate agreement. What are governments and other key stakeholders doing in response to the agreement? Are they living up to the commitments they signed on for? Is ...

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Aliya Suranova: “AUCA’s alumni network is the best network”

Aliya Suranova is an alumna of Department of Journalism at the American University of Central Asia (AUCA). In this interview, she talks about her journalism career path, her projects, and the role of AUCA in her life. Tell us a little about yourself and your journalism career path. In my childhood, I dreamed of working in international diplomacy. But later ...

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Biodiversity Media Grant Opportunity

The Internews Earth Journalism Network has created the Biodiversity Media Grant Opportunity to support journalism networks and media organizations throughout the world in increasing the capacity of media to cover critical issues of conservation and biodiversity. The Internews Earth Journalism Network’s Biodiversity Media Grant Opportunity is open for applicants. The Biodiversity Media Grant will support projects that: Build the capacity ...

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11 million som were spent for production of domestic content

On September 17, 2015 a round table “Digital broadcasting of Kyrgyzstan: questions – answers” was held in Bishkek. During the event, a question of providing the population with a certified television equipment, the need to define clear criteria for the delivery of free digital set-top boxes were considered, as well as issues on the status of documents package with changes ...

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Apply today for a Kiplinger Fellowship

Applications for the 2016 Kiplinger Fellowship will be accepted through Oct. 31 on our online system. The Fellowship runs from Sunday, April 3, to Friday, April 8, 2016. Fellows receive a full week of immersive training at no cost from the nation’s leading experts in digital and social media. In addition, hotel lodging and most meals are provided. Fellows or their news organizations are responsible ...

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Fund for Environmental Journalism welcomes applications for grants

SEJ’s Fund for Environmental Journalism welcomes applications for grants of up to $5,000 to underwrite story projects. The next application deadline is November 15, 2015. Contact Jeanne Scanlon with questions about this program. In 2015 grant cycles, funding is available for story projects in three categories: 1) open topic, including international; 2) coverage of land-use issues of North America; and 3) coverage of  biodiversity conservation and climate-change ...

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