Thomson Reuters Foundation offers media training on human trafficking, labor exploitation

THOMSON Reuters Foundation (TRF) is inviting applications for its hybrid (zoom and in-person) journalism training themed ‘Reporting on Human Trafficking and Labor Exploitation – A Solutions Approach’.

The programme is slated to run from May 21, 2023, to May 26, 2023.

The five-day training which will be led by expert journalists, will provide a deep dive into the complex topic from a solutions journalism angle.

The program aims at empowering participants with the knowledge and skills to produce engaging and impactful reporting through solutions journalism and data visualisation, and connecting them to experts working on these issues.



    Selected journalists will conclude the course by presenting story pitches to compete for one-on-one mentoring and a story grant to publish their stories.

    A limited budget for domestic travel support is available. Interested applicants requiring financial support to travel to Mumbai should indicate this in their application.

    India-based journalists interested in covering human trafficking can apply for this hybrid media training in Mumbai.

    The deadline for the submission of application is May 15, 2023. Interested applicants can apply here.

    Blessing Otoibhi is a Multimedia Journalist and Anchor host for the News in 60 seconds at The International Center For Investigative Reporting. You can shoot her a mail via [email protected] or connect on Twitter @B_otoibhi

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