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Bad News Out of Ethiopia

Charlayne Hunter-Gault alerts us in The Root to news that Ethiopian journalist Eskinder Nega has been sentenced to 18 years in prison. Read more at http://www.theroot.com/views/ethiopian-journalist-gets-18-years-prison?wpisrc=root_more_news Please follow and like us:

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Forum Seeking Entries for Annual Awards

The Forum for African Investigative Reporters (FAIR) is seeking entries to the 2012 African Investigative Journalism Awards, which recognizes outstanding investigative reporting in Africa. http://ijnet.org/opportunities/investigative-journalism-award-open-africa Please follow and like us:

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Associated Press seeks investigations editor

Journalists interested in a range of domestic and international issues can apply for this editing position. The Associated Press is seeking a global investigations editor for its Washington, D.C., bureau. The successful candidate will work with reporters all over the … Continue reading

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Entries sought for US-Mexico border journalism award

Reporters that have covered issues related to the U.S.-Mexico border are eligible for an award. The Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) U.S.-Mexico Border Office invites journalists from both sides of the border to submit entries to this award … Continue reading

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2013-2014 International Affairs Fellowships Available

Applications are available for the Council on Foreign Relations Fellowships. Launched in 1967, the International Affairs Fellowship (IAF) is a distinguished program offered by the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) to assist mid-career scholars and professionals in advancing their analytic … Continue reading

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International ATF/NPR Fellowship Available

Applications are now available for the Above the Fray Fellowship, which operates in conjunction with NPR. It is the keynote program of THE JOHN ALEXANDER PROJECT and  is designed to give a promising journalist the opportunity to cover important but … Continue reading

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NABJ Honors Ghanaian Journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas with Percy Qoboza Award

WASHINGTON, DC (May 22, 2012) – The Board of Directors of the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) has selected Ghanaian journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas for this year’s Percy Qoboza Award. The honor will be recognized during NABJ’s 37th Annual Convention and Career Fair, … Continue reading

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International Reporting Fellowship Deadline is Today!

 NEWS FLASH! NEWS FLASH! NEWS FLASH! NEWS FLASH! NEWS FLASH! The International Journalism Fellowship will support research trips of up to two weeks with a travel stipend of up to $5,000 per fellow. Fellows may choose to visit up to … Continue reading

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IPI calls for look at news raid; asks for meetings

The Austria-based International Press Institute (IPI) in an open letter — cosigned by three US-based journalists’ associations — is urging Police Commissioner Dwayne Gibbs to work more closely with Newsday and TV 6 in their investigations. The open letter regarding the … Continue reading

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