Journalists can apply for grants to investigate environmental crime

DEADLINE: NOVEMBER 30, 2021 —GRID-Arendal is offering grants for investigative journalism projects on environmental crime in developing countries.

GRID-Arendal’s journalism grant program funds in-depth investigative journalism that reveals new information about environmental crimes.

Journalists can submit entries on the following themes:

✓ Illegal wildlife trade and poaching;
✓ Illegal logging and timber trade;
✓ Illegal cobalt mining;
✓ Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated fisheries;
✓ Plastic waste crimes;
✓ Environmental crimes in the Arctic region.

Applicants must be professional or freelance journalists with experience in investigative journalism.

The deadline for applications is November 30th, 2021.



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