Thomson Reuters Floats COVID-19 Crisis Reporting Hub For Sub-Saharan African Journalists

The outbreak of the novel Coronavirus sweeping the globe is threatening millions of lives, pressuring health care systems and disrupting economies. Equally relentless is the proliferation of misinformation and a lack of understanding about the potential consequences and impacts of COVID-19, leading to widespread confusion, fear and complicating efforts by governments and organizations to find solutions to the crisis….

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Fellowship Available for HVI/AIDS Conference [Worldwide]

Journalists reporting on HIV from any country can apply for a fellowship to attend this conference. The International AIDS Society (IAS) is organizing the fourth HIV Research for Prevention Conference (HIVR4P 2020) Oct. 11 to 15 in Cape Town, South Africa. The conference will enable 25 journalists from around the world to cover the event. Fellows report on biomedical…

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ICFJ and IJNet Offer Webinar Series for Journalists Covering COVID-19 [Worldwide]

Journalists covering the novel coronavirus pandemic are invited to these webinars. As part of its Global Health Crisis Reporting Forum, the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) and IJNet are hosting a series of video chats with experts on the COVID-19 pandemic in English and Spanish. The webinar series, which launched March 24, focuses on a range of information to…

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