The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and the Earth Journalism Network calls application for Media Fellowship for Climate Change Reporting in the Himalayan Region. TERI and EJ are providing a six-month media fellowship to digital, print and radio journalists, voice artists, documentary filmmakers, video bloggers, graphic artists and anyone else who has a demonstrated flair for mass communication. Applicants from the Himalayan region in India, Nepal and Bhutan will have a preference.
The Media Fellowship for Climate Change Reporting goal is to broaden the understanding of the fellows on climate change communication; enhance their skills to produce multimedia stories across a variety of digital platforms. This is a fully online program. The fellows will get to interact with a number of climate science, policy, and communication experts. They will receive mentorship by senior journalists and their performances will be assess on the basis of stories; involving original production and reporting from the Himalayan region.
Overall, this Media Fellowship for Climate Change Reporting intends to create a Himalayan collective of climate change communicators, who in the long term, collaborate to amplify the environmental concerns and solutions, related to this very vital and vulnerable ecosystem. The training time frame is from January-June 2021.
Interested journalists may fill up this form to send their submissions the latest by October 31, 2020. In case of any problem in submitting the form, reach out to Mr. Sumit Bansal at [email protected]
|Type of Opportunity||Scholarships and Fellowships|
|Organizer||The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) and the Earth Journalism Network|