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Learn to be an entrepreneur and launch a sustainable and independent digital media outlet in new free online course

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas teamed up with SembraMedia and Ajor to offer a new free online course in Spanish and Portuguese: “Entrepreneurial Journalism: Sustainability Strategies for Independent Digital Media.”

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Multilingual webinar and free self-directed course help women journalists and allies fight threats and violence

To help raise awareness for the threats women journalists face around the world, and promote concrete solutions, the Knight Center, International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) and UNESCO are jointly organizing a free, multilingual webinar on International Women’s Day, March 8 at 10 a.m. U.S. Central Time. 

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Apply for new course on diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) and learn to incorporate approaches in your newsroom

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is offering the course “How to promote diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in Latin American journalism.” 

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Knight Center announces speakers for ISOJ 2022 and a new hybrid conference format, in Austin and online

For the first time since the pandemic hit two years ago, the International Symposium on Online Journalism (ISOJ) is planning to return to Austin, but will keep online participation in an innovative hybrid format.

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Reporters and scientists point out how to improve coverage of COVID-19 in global webinar by Knight Center, UNESCO and WHO

With attendees from 85 countries, a leading group of science journalists, scientists, and other experts shared tips and advice on how to better cover the COVID-19 pandemic and combat misinformation surrounding vaccines, variants and treatments. The webinar "Variants, vaccines and medications: What journalists need to know to improve COVID-19 coverage," was organized by the Knight […]

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Des journalistes du Sud partagent leurs conseils pour mieux couvrir le COVID-19 et combattre la désinformation

Le programme de formation du Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas publie une série de briefings rédigés par des journalistes spécialisé·e·s en sciences et santé. Ces briefings rassemblent les meilleures pratiques pour couvrir le COVID-19 dans cinq régions du Sud : Amérique latine et Caraïbes, Afrique du Nord et Moyen-Orient (ANMO), Afrique de l’Ouest, Afrique de l’Est, et Afrique Australe.

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