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IWPR is seeking experienced journalists from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Moldova, and Ukraine to undertake a one-month fellowship in one of these five countries. Fellows will prepare reports from their host country on cross-boundary issues in the areas of European integration, the environment, education, healthcare, culture, conflict, and governance.
FELLOWSHIP DATES: June 1-30, 2019
CLOSING DATE: April 22, 2019.
"IWPR fills a critical gap by helping local journalists to focus on human rights and justice issues. In the process, it contributes to democratic transitions, and demonstrates that the best war reporting is not about military conflict, but human consequences."
Former United States Ambassador to the United Nations; Pulitzer Prize-winning author
"IWPR produces fine reports from unstable parts of the world that are too often ignored by the mainstream media — reports that promote understanding in place of entrenched bigotry and prejudice."