Are you a young journalist in Africa? Are you aged between 22 to 35? if you are, you are qualified for this fellowship opportunity by the Reham Al-Farra Memorial.
The Program, established by the United Nations, provides journalists with an opportunity to gain first-hand experience in the work of the United Nations in New York.
It is also an opportunity to meet journalists from other countries and exchange ideas with UN communication professionals.
The 2019 fellowship will take place Sept. 15 to Oct. 5. The program is open to journalists from around the world, typically selecting about 15 candidates, each from a different country. Participants will receive airfare and a daily allowance.
To meet the eligibility requirements, candidates must:
- be between 22 and 35 years old
- be a fulltime working journalist
- be proficient in English
- possess a passport valid for at least 6 months beyond the start of the Programme (programme begins September 2019)
- be a national of a developing country or country in transition, as defined by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs
Apply here if you meet the requirement