DEADLINE: JUNE 22, 2021— Paradigm Initiative invites applications for the 5th Edition of the Digital Rights and Inclusion Media Fellowship.
The Fellowship is open to early career journalists with not more than 8 years’ experience in the media sector and affiliated with mainstream print and online newspapers in Africa.
Interested candidates must have a relevant undergraduate degree and demonstrate previous coverage of human rights and/or tech issues and interest in advancing digital rights and inclusion.
The fellowship seeks to expose media professionals to an underreported field of work at national and regional level, on digital rights and inclusion in Africa.
The deadline for applications is June 22, 2021.
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