‘Data-driven journalism against prejudices about migration’ training course for young media makers, human rights activists, developers Berlin, 12 – 20 November 2016
Deadline for receiving applications is: 11 September 2016, 23:59h CET.
Are you a young media-maker, designer/developer/programmer or human rights activist? Are you concerned about the refugee crisis in Europe and feel passionate for data-driven journalism? Do you want to make a difference to media presentation of migrants’ and refugees’ issues in your country? Do you want to learn how to present balanced reports on these sensitive issues using innovative storytelling forms?
Then this call is for you! European Youth Press is looking for participants to join the Training Course ‘Data-driven journalism against prejudices about migration’ that will take place from the 12 to the 20 of November 2016 in Berlin.
This training course is funded by the Erasmus+ grant. Participants will receive reimbursement of their travel costs up to the amount indicated below according to their country of residence:
- Armenia: 270 EUR
- Belgium: 170 EUR
- Czech Republic: 80 EUR
- Denmark: 80 EUR
- Germany (outside Berlin): 80 EUR
- Italy: 170 EUR
- Latvia: 170 EUR
- Montenegro: 170 EUR
- Slovakia: 170 EUR
- Sweden: 170 EUR
- Ukraine: 170 EUR
- Participants living in Berlin cannot get their travel costs reimbursed.
Although travel costs will be reimbursed, participants will be expected to make their own travel arrangements as soon as possible after being selected. Participants will be also expected to take the cheapest route from their place of residence to Berlin and use following means of the transportation:
- Train: 2nd class ticket (normal as well as high-speed trains),
- Flight: economy-class air ticket or a cheaper ticket,
Additionally, organisers will provide accommodation, meals and all materials to be used.
Who can apply?
This call is open for:
- Young media-makers, journalism students, bloggers and citizen journalists with demonstrated interest in issues related to the rights of ethnic minorities, migrants and refugees; Human rights activists working with refugees’/migration issues;
- Developers concerned by the topic.
- Between 18-30 years old;
- Residents of Czech Republic, Germany, Belgium, Italy, Sweden, Armenia, Ukraine, Montenegro, Slovakia, Denmark and Latvia;
- Proficient in English;
How to apply?
Interested candidates are invited to apply by filling the application form that can be found in the "Further official information" below this article. Please also send your CV in Europass format via e-mail to email@example.com with ‘ddj on migration’ in the subject line.
Deadline for receiving complete applications (form and CV) is: 11 September, 23:59h CET.
For more information click "Further official information" below.