Freelance editors needed in Sub-Saharan Africa

DEADLINE: APRIL 26, 2024 — The Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) is seeking freelance editors with experience operating in French and Portuguese languages.

The freelance editors will be commissioned to work on a part-time basis as they assist with editorial support for content production and mentoring support to journalists and media outlets in sub-Saharan Africa.

Applicants are particularly encouraged from individuals based in &/or those who primarily reside in sub-Saharan Africa.

The deadline for applications is April 26, 2024.

APPLY HERE

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