Due Date: November 11, 2018
Applications are open for the ICFJ Eurasia Media Development Obstacle 2018 The Eurasia Media Development Obstacle supports innovative methods to produce and disperse premium material, resulting in a better-informed public.
The nations surrounding Russia deal with the growing patterns of state- and oligarch-controlled media, false information and propaganda. Eurasian audiences progressively experience prejudiced or incorrect details. At the very same time, Eurasian nations deal with complicated obstacles, such as monetary troubles, worldwide health concerns and the hazard of radicalized groups. Premium, unbiased news protection is necessary so that individuals have the details they require to make much better choices, pursue much better lives and hold the effective to account.
Propositions have actually consisted of accurate home entertainment series, youth-focused material that uses brand-new innovations, satire, cultural programs, mobile apps, video games, documentaries and radio programs. Chosen candidates get the funds required to cover the expenses of their tasks along with professional mentoring and technical help to support their tasks’ advancement.
- The program provides grants of in between US$ 5,000 and US$100,000 to candidates proposing ingenious and amusing tasks to supply quality news and details to Russian-speaking populations in Eurasia.
- Open to content manufacturers thinking about reaching Russian-speaking audiences in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Estonia, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine and Uzbekistan;-LRB- **************).
- Just Russian-language tasks are thought about.
To learn more, see ICFJ Eurasia Media Development Obstacle