Earth Journalism Network (EJN) is inviting Journalists to apply to a Fellowship program during the 13th Conference of the Parties (COP13) to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity in Cancun, Mexico, in December, 2016.
DEADLINE FOR SENDING APPLICATIONS – SEPTEMBER 10TH – 11:59 PM EDT. ONLY APPLICATIONS IN ENGLISH WILL BE CONSIDERED
To submit an application online, you must be registered for an EJN account and be logged in. Please see further guidance at the bottom of this page.
Selected participants will attend a day-long workshop on December 10th before spending Dec 11-17 at the conference developing sources and story ideas, networking with other journalists, and reporting on the negotiations of the 13th Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on Biological Diversity.
The workshop will provide participants with an overview of biodiversity issues and tips for reporting on the hot topics of the negotiations. During the summit, Fellows will have opportunities for special briefings with national negotiators and key figures in the field of biodiversity conservation.
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