Who qualifies for this Fellowship?
We are looking for applicants with 2 to 3 years of experience in journalism based in the Mekong Basin region, meaning Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. We prefer applicants that have an interest in reporting on environmental issues in the
Hunted for its scales and meat, the pangolin, or scaly anteater, is threatened across Asia and Africa by a massive trade in animal parts that is supplying the appetite for traditional medicine, among other uses. The increase in the number of pangolins trafficked globally over the past decade has
China’s Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is an ambitious push to better connect China with the world through the build out of infrastructure -- such as roads, rail lines and shipping routes to facilitate trade -- as well as energy development in the form of pipelines and power plants. More recently
In early 2019, South Africa-based Oxpeckers Investigative Environmental Journalism launched #WildEye, a digital GeoJournalism tool that collects and shares data on legal interventions against wildlife trafficking in Europe. In May 2020, with global attention focused on the wildlife trade as a res
Climate change is altering the ecosystems we rely on to keep us healthy and nourished. Warming seas, for instance, kill off huge numbers of fish that feed – and provide jobs – to tens of millions of people. This warming also leeches seas and oceans of the vitamins and minerals humans and animals
Scientists are examining why floating belts of macro-algae known as sargassum have exploded in the Atlantic over the past decade, swamping beaches with a “brown tide” and greatly altering coastal ecosystems in the Caribbean. The growing discharge of pollutants from the Amazon River is now believe