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Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship Programme, 2022, United Nations

Publish Date: Apr 07, 2022

Deadline: Apr 30, 2022

Event Dates: from Sep 01, 2022 12:00 to Oct 01, 2022 12:00

The 2022 Reham Al-Farra Memorial Journalism Fellowship Programme (RAF) is now open for young, working journalists from developing countries and countries with economies in transition to cover the United Nations.
This programme Hosted every autumn at UN Headquarters, the programme brings a select group of journalists to New York to cover the opening of the General Assembly for their news outlets.
The Fellowship Programme (RAF) will take place virtually this year due to the ongoing uncertainty of global travel restrictions. The programme will run for three weeks during working hours NY time from around mid-September to the beginning of October 2022.
During the 3-week programme, fellows have an opportunity to attend special briefings, interview senior officials and exchange ideas with colleagues from around the world. In previous years, fellows have met with the UN Secretary-General, Deputy Secretary-General, President of the General Assembly and permanent representatives to the United Nations. The programme also arranges visits to various news organizations, such as the New York Times, Democracy Now! And BuzzFeed.

Eligibility Criteria
To meet the eligibility requirements, candidates must:Be between 22 and 35 years old

  • Be a full-time working journalist
  • Be fully proficient in written and oral English
  • Be able to connect virtually daily for three weeks during working hours NY time from around mid-September to the beginning of October 2022
  • Be a national of a developing country or country in transition, as defined by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs

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