Internews' Earth Journalism Network is pleased to announce the winners of the 2016 biodiversity story grants, which is being made available through EJN's Biodiversity Media Initiative in partnership with the Arcadia Fund. A international team of judges selected the proposals of six journalists from
Environmental journalists attend trainings on energy and climate change during African Development Bank's Annual Meetings
Eleven journalists from nine countries of Africa participated in a five-day training program in Lusaka, Zambia, promoted by Internews' Earth Journalism Network in partnership with the African Development Bank. The training sessions, held from May 22-25, deepened understanding of the issues Africa fa
Mobile Journalism workshop for Environmental Reporting - students of the University of South pacific
Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) and the University of South Pacific (USP) jointly organised a workshop on 23rd July in Suva, Fiji on Environmental Reporting for journalism students of USP.
Our partner Fundasaun Media Development Centre (FMDC), in Timor-Leste, has completed their first of a series of workshops, covering basic environmental reporting and several key environmental issues including waste management, biodiversity, and natural disaster risk management.
As part of activities to mark the first ever Illegal Unregulated and Unreported (IUU) fishing day on June 5th and World Oceans (June 8th), EJN’s new partner organization in Ghana, the Journalists for Responsible Fisheries and Environment, organized a set of press trips in the country’s main fish lan
Following the publication of a series of influential reports on the status of the Koshi Basin, GeoJournalism project manager and TheThirdPole.net editor Ramesh Bhushal has been named as an expert member of Nepal’s Environment Protection Council headed by the country’s Prime Minister. The Council, fo
The Internews Earth Journalism Network’s (EJN) Biodiversity Media Initiative has given out a series of new grants to both organizations and individual journalists, and selected a new round of journalist Fellows to attend this year’s 28th International Congress for Conservation Biology. Now in its s
The World Resource Institute in Indonesia and the Society of Indonesian Environmental Journalists co-hosted a press briefing and discussion on Nov. 14 to highlight and increase understanding of the issues that will be discussed at the next Conference of the Parties to be held in Katowice, Poland, in
Climate change can be a challenging story to tell because of its complexity. To journalists covering climate-related topics, the bigger task is producing stories that would shape appropriate climate adaptation policies and strategies, as well as generate public attention, debate and action.
The theme for this year’s World Environment Month (June) is “Beat plastic pollution.” Thus, the Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) in partnership with the Philippine Network of Environmental Journalists (PNEJ) conducted a workshop with a field trip on June 23-24 in Manila for 16 journalists f
A three-day Earth Journalism Network (EJN) training attended by journalists from some of Suriname’s most important media outlets highlighted critical coverage gaps on issues of climate change and coastal management by local press.
Internews’ Earth Journalism Network (EJN) organized a Fellowship program that took ten journalists from around the world to report on conference.