Climate change reporting fellowship for journalists

DEADLINE: JUNE 6, 2024 The Climate Change Media Partnership (CCMP) has a reporting fellowship for journalists interested in covering the 29th United Nations Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP29).

Hosted this year by Azerbaijan, the conference is scheduled to take place in the city of Baku from November 11-22, 2024.

The CCMP supports journalists from low- and middle-income countries to attend and report on the annual UN climate talks.

The CCMP will cover non-refundable economy-class airfare, accommodation, meals, travel medical insurance and ground transportation costs related to fellowship participation.

Applications for the CCMP COP29 Reporting Fellowship will close on June 6, 2024.

APPLY HERE

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