November 28 – December 2, 2016
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.
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 13, 2016 using the online Application process