Due Date: February 1, 2019
Applications are open for the YaLa Academy’s Aileen Getty School of Resident Journalism 2019 The program combines leading reporters and brand-new media specialists to train Middle Eastern and African youth in fundamental journalism strategies, picture- and video-journalism and 21 st Century advocacy.
Structure upon an effort released in 2014 in collaboration with the U.S. Institute of Peace, this online program is a special mix of brand-new media training and peacebuilding experience. In areas where media is frequently a tool for nationalism, department and worry, YaLa resident reporters are being empowered to reveal themselves and inform a really various sort of story.
Throughout the 3-month program, you will be asked to participate in online chat sessions about the video lectures (as soon as a week), to take part in a personal Facebook working group where the 3 obligatory projects are published and examined, and to routinely examine your e-mails. You will be in touch with a Planner who will assist you deal with your projects and go through the training. Throughout the program, you will discover how to develop composed and audio-visual material about the concerns crucial to you– such as peace, gender, identity, culture, social justice, coexistence, and so on
- The very best pieces developed throughout the program will be released on YaLa Press Alumni of this program will get the opportunity to participate in Workshops on Storytelling and Peacebuilding.
- Individuals need to originate from, or reside in, Israel, Palestine or another nation in the Middle East or North Africa;-LRB- ***************).
- Needs To be in between the ages of 17 and 36;-LRB- ***************).
- The program will be kept in English.
For more details, go to YaLa Academy