The European Federation of Journalists (EFJ) and the European Trade Union Institute (ETUI) are organising a two-day Cyber Security Training for Journalists on 25 – 27 May in Leuven, Belgium.
BRUSSELS - Journalists who team up with at least one Flemish and one Sub-Sahara African journalist are eligible to apply for Flanders Connects Continents, a new, €120,000 grant programme by our Flemish Fonds Pascal Decroos project.
BRUSSELS - Wouter Van Driessche, journalist for Belgian financial daily De Tijd, received the Benelux Citi Journalistic Excellence Award on Thursday April 23rd in Luxembourg. The prize is a seminar at the Columbia Journalism School.
BRUSSELS - For the first time since the revelation of the tax haven scandal 'Offshore Leaks' the director of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ), Australian journalist Gerard Ryle, will be in Europe to speak about the workings of the investigation and the future developments of the project.
GHENT - The “Creative Funding for Creative Media” conference brought together leading US and European pioneers of crowd- and philanthropically-funded journalism for the first time in a European forum. The post-conference report has now been published.
Working grant - International Offensive on Cord Blood Banking
ANTWERP - It’s the latest fashion in maternity hospitals. Mothers throughout the EU are encouraged to privately bank the cord blood of their newborn babies. But private cord blood banks are not free from criticism. On the contrary.
This upcoming November, Antwerp is the place-to-be for investigative journalists from Belgium, Holland and beyond. On November 16-17, the VVOJ, the Dutch-Flemish Association for Investigative Journalists, is due to hold its annual conference.
BRUSSELS – The Flemish community in Belgium has had a journalism fund for ten years giving work grants to journalists or small teams, who want to do in-dept research. Last week the journalismfund for the French community in Belgium, Fonds pour le journalisme, held its first anniversary – with strong results and an optimistic future.