Special Call for Young Journalists
Anti-Corruption Conference (15th IACC) invite one young journalist
working in Europe and Central Asia to be part of the 15th
International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) to be held in
Brasilia, Brazil from 07-10 November 2012.
The selected journalist will work under the guidance of Transparency
International’ s Social Media Unit to report on the Conference sessions
through various Social Media and New Media channels including the IACC
blog, Facebook, Twitter and Youtube. The selected journalist will also
have the opportunity to submit stories to his/her own news outlets,
write monthly blogs/articles for the IACC website and has a chance to
engage with Transparency International’ s national Chapters in their
What you’ll receive
If you’re chosen, you will be invited to report on the 15th IACC in
Brasilia, Brazil. You’ll receive a pre-conference training session
with Transparency International, a round-trip economy travel ticket to
Brasilia, refund for any visa costs, accommodation for five nights,
airport transfers, meals, and the opportunity to learn more about
corruption at a global scale and meet key players in this important
field. You will be responsible for your own travel insurance.
What we’re looking for
1. Someone not over 35 years old.
2. A working journalist or blogger of any nationality with at least
one year of work experience. You should also be currently based in one
of the following countries: Albania, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan,
Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech
Republic, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany,
Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Kazakhstan,
Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia/FYR,
Moldova, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Romania, Russia,
Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, UK,
3. We’re looking for photojournalists; video broadcast journalists,
print/online journalists and tech-savvy journalists with experience
working across different platforms.
4. A professional command of English.
5. Journalists with an interest in creating change and fighting
corruption, who are keen to learn more about Transparency
International, the IACC Series and the issues we work on.
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