IWMF has just opened a new round of funding for its Howard G. Buffett Fund for Women Journalists. Apply by March 7, 2017.
From May 4-17, the reporting trips will begin with a Hostile Environment and First Aid Training in Nairobi, Kenya. Afterwards, Fellows then depart for a week of in-country work May 8 – 17 from Lubumbashi and surrounding areas in southeast Katanga province, or Goma.
The International Women’s Media Foundation is a member of the Journalists in Distress (JID) Network, a group of 18 international organizations that provide direct assistance to journalists and media workers whose lives or careers are threatened because of their work.