DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 15, 2023 — The CNN Academy, with sponsorship from The Rockefeller Foundation, seeks 15 young journalists across the Global South to report climate stories.
For its programme tagged, “Climate Storytelling From The Global South”, the CNN seeks climate storytellers who are dedicated to shedding light on the profound effects of the climate crisis within their home countries.
Selected participants will receive full sponsorship to attend the media training programme, which includes travel expenses (if applicable), accommodation, training materials, and meals during the program. Upon completion of the training, participants will receive a CNN Academy Certificate of Completion.
Participants will also produce a compelling short documentary spotlighting the impact of the climate crisis.
The programme aims to empower journalists, content creators, and communicators with the skills and knowledge needed to effectively report on climate-related issues affecting their regions.
The deadline for applications is November 15, 2023.
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