On Monday the TrustMedia team welcomed programme coordinator Will back to the office after his weeklong stint in Bangladesh for the IFAD Rural Poverty Reporting course in Dhaka.
All this week, our intern Bobbie has been in Cairo to help with Aswat Masriya as the Egyptian elections get underway. The new Arabic language website provides Egyptians with vital news and information about the ongoing elections in Egypt, and is run by a team of local journalists in Cairo.
Aswat Masriya is looking for a full-time multimedia editor in based in Cairo. For more information click here. The deadline for applications is Monday, 5 December.
Also, Aswat Masriya is now officially available in English! Click here to check it out.
This week’s courses included Making TV News in Nairobi, media training for Effective Writing in Bangkok and Budapest, and Good Governance Reporting here in London.
Courses next week include Multimedia in London, Covering Corruption in Ukraine, and media training in New York.
Next week is also the launch of the Guide to Parliamentary Reporting in Kiev, Ukraine on Friday, 9 December.
In other news, there are still courses with open deadlines!
Business News and Tracking Down Corruption – Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
4 Course Dates:
23 Jan 2012 - 27 Jan 2012 | Deadline: 02 Jan 2012
06 Feb 2012 - 10 Feb 2012 | Deadline: 09 Jan 2012
12 Mar 2012 - 16 Mar 2012 | Deadline: 13 Feb 2012
30 Apr 2012 - 04 May 2012 | Deadline: 02 Apr 2012
Writing and Reporting News - London, United Kingdom
Course dates: 12 - 16 Mar 2012
Application deadline: 06 Jan 2012
Also, check out our blogs section for an ongoing series of short interviews featuring TRF alumni!
Until next week,