KYIV - Journalismfund.eu supports Internews Ukraine for a project that aims to increase the awareness on war-related environmental issues in Ukraine.

Through a short-form training/mentoring program, this project plans to facilitate the coverage of warfare ecology issues by Ukrainian journalists, at least in part leaning on the investigative genre and solution-based journalism. 
As a result up to 25 articles - 5 projects by 5 chosen participants, will be produced and published; and 5 pieces will be translated into English, drawing much needed attention to ecological issues in the midst of the war, and creating a base for future investigations of the impact of war on the environment.

About the organisation

Internews Ukraine is one of the biggest agencies in Ukraine's non-governmental sector. Established in 1996, it has been working tirelessly to implement projects that strengthen the professional capacities of media organizations, increase media literacy, support social journalism, new media, and media rights. One of the key directions of the organization’s work is in the sphere of communications, specifically implementation of informational campaigns on social issues, media production, PR and communications support, trainings and consulting. IUA’s mission lies in strengthening European values in Ukraine through developing its media sector.

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