Journalists fluent in English can apply for this free training.
The Thomson Reuters Foundation is offering a course “Malaria reporting in Africa” Aug. 10 to 28.
Participants will meet at least twice a week for a live two-hour virtual session with trainers and/or expert speakers. They will learn about ethical reporting and standards in health reporting, working with sources, how to search for trusted information and identify fake news, story pitching, and more.
The organizer will provide modest funding to help selected participants produce their malaria stories.
Applicants must be based in a Sub-Saharan African country and have three years of experience.
The deadline is July 28.