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.
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U.S.-based minority journalists selected for ICFJ’s Bringing Home the World: International Reporting Fellowship Program for Minority Journalists can travel to a country of their choice to cover compelling yet under-reported stories. Apply by March 31, 2015. The program aims to level the playing field and … Continue reading
Women journalists with at least three years of experience and excellent English skills can apply for reporting trips. The International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) is leading five trips to Africa over the course of 2015 as part of its African Great Lakes Reporting Initiative. The first round will … Continue reading
http://ijnet.org/opportunities/health-reporting-trip-sends-journalists-mozambique New media journalists are encouraged to apply for an all-expense-paid, two-week reporting trip to Mozambique this fall. The trip, organized by Johns Hopkins University‘s International Reporting Project (IRP), will focus on immunizations and child health in Mozambique. Participants will also explore … Continue reading
We know that not all of you could attend our panel at the 2014 NABJ convention in Boston so we’ve uploaded a podcast to Youtube! Also check out our new resources page for a list of fellowships, grants and internships! … Continue reading
Bloomberg is seeking freelance reporters with English-language capabilities for business and general news coverage in the following countries: Mozambique, Equatorial Guinea, Sao Tome & Principe, Togo, Central African Republic, Chad, Eritrea and Lesotho. Each applicant should send a CV and two clippings … Continue reading
La Fundación Nuevo Periodismo Iberoamericano and the Ministerio de Cultura de Colombia are offering the Gabriel García Márquez scholarship on cultural reporting to a lucky journalist from anywhere in the world.The fellowship is scheduled for January 7-27 of 2013 in … Continue reading
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
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
The NABJ Global Journalism Task Force and its members blog here about their efforts to enhance coverage of international news for Americans, particularly African-Americans.