Using Visual Storytelling Tools, Oxpeckers Investigation Incorporates Multimedia Elements

Digital models of publishing and presenting stories have led to the creation of new platforms that help journalists take full advantage of interactive content and storytelling forms. In journalism today, good writing alone is no longer enough. Storytelling must be visually compelling as well as interactive, a lesson that the Oxpeckers Center for Investigative Environmental Journalism incorporated…

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Reporting On Illicit Finance In Africa

Journalists who are fluent in English and have at least two years of experience can apply for the Wealth of Nations – Illicit finance (NORAD) program. The Thomson Reuters Foundation, in partnership with the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism, is looking for journalists based anywhere in Africa to take part in a long-term scheme that will develop their ability to…

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Chevening Offers Scholarships In UK [Egypt]

Chevening is the UK Government’s international awards scheme aimed at developing global leaders. Funded by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) and partner organisations, Chevening offers two types of award – Chevening Scholarships and Chevening Fellowships – the recipients of which are personally selected by British embassies and high commissions throughout the world. Chevening offers a…

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Storytelling Techniques For Audio Journalists

From radio documentaries to narrative podcasts, the art of audio storytelling  can be complicated and confusing — not just for beginners, but also experienced journalists. IJNet spoke to two producers of narrative podcasts about key storytelling skills, from finding the best stories to tell using audio to recording natural narration. Hebah Fisher is the co-founder…

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