Reporting on Illicit Finance in Africa

This is an opportunity provided by the Wealth of Nations – Illicit finance (NORAD) programme: Find out more  Thomson Reuters Foundation, in partnership with the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism, is looking for journalists based anywhere in Africa who...

KAS invites you to the screening of an 1987 Hennie Serfontein film

      ‘Breaking the Fetters’   As South Africa moves to celebrate 25 years of democracy, we look back at an event that set the ball rolling on the road to a negotiated settlement   The screening will be followed by a panel discussion on the occasion of the ...

Opportunity for South African journalists interested in climate

Interested in learning more about climate change and gaining international reporting experience? If you are passionate about covering climate and sustainability issues, we encourage you to apply for this new reporting program with the International Center for...

Reporting Rural Poverty and Agricultural Development

This is an opportunity provided by the Rural Poverty and Agriculture programme: Find out more  In order to ensure the daily issues faced by rural poor people and their communities are acknowledged, it is important that their stories are heard and their voices are...

Entries for African Fact-checking Awards are open

The African Fact-Checking Awards – the only awards that each year honour journalism by Africa-based media in the emerging field of fact-checking are now in their fifth year, and continue to grow. In 2017, we received a record number of applications – 159 entries from...

CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Africa–China Photo Exhibition 2018

The Africa-China Reporting Project (ACRP) at Wits Journalism is inviting all journalists, media practitioners and photographers to submit images for an Africa-China Photo Exhibition that will collect images from across Africa that best encapsulate applicants’...

KAS Media Africa Scholarship 2019

KAS Media Programme Sub-Sahara Africa is offering a university scholarship to a promising, young sub-Saharan African journalist to do a full-time Honours or Masters Degree at the University of Witwatersrand’s Journalism Programme in Johannesburg in 2019. The...