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Offer: ICFJ offers online course on covering development for African journalists - Deadline: 6 May 2013


International Center for Journalists (ICFJ) is desired to invite applicants for online course on Covering Development in Africa for African Journalists.

The six week online course will be held from May 20, 2013, to June 28, 2013.

The course will be offered in English and French.

Topics covered:
How to identify good development stories
Key Issues in reporting agriculture, mining and the environment
Human capital: Development journalism and education, health and social welfare
Using data to enrich development stories
Reporting on the role of government, international organizations and foreign aid

Eligibility & Criteria:
- It is open to computer-literate African journalists with at least five years of professional experience.
- Participants must be willing to spend time reading materials, researching assignments and interacting online with instructors and fellow participants.
- Deadline for applications: 6 May 2013;
- Course dates: May 20, 2013 - June 28, 2013.

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