ABOUTThe NABJ Global Journalism Task Force exists to increase and improve black journalists’ coverage of other countries as well as the African Diaspora by strengthening resources, maintaining an international sourcebook and fostering the idea that reporters need not be foreign correspondents to cover news in the world’s 195 countries. The task force recognizes groundbreaking work by African journalists with the annual Percy Qoboza Award and provides opportunities for foreign coverage through the Ethel Payne Fellowship.
Category Archives: Caribbean
Print, broadcast and digital journalists in the Caribbean, Latin America, Canada and the United States can compete for a US$5,000 award. The Columbia Journalism School seeks entries for its Maria Moors Cabot Prizes competition, honoring journalists who contributed to inter-American understanding. Judges … Continue reading
The NABJ Global Journalism Task Force is seeking ideas for its International Day at the 2014 NABJ Summer Convention in Boston! Please send ideas to NABJ Global Journalism Chairs Rochelle Riley and Jeff Ballou for dissemination to the membership. ( … Continue reading
VIENNA, Oct 15, 2012 – The International Press institute (IPI) today released a final report on its June mission to four Caribbean countries, cautiously welcoming progress in three of them toward the repeal of criminal defamation and insult laws but … Continue reading