PUBLIC CALL for journalists and photojournalists to participate in the workshop “Reporting on the protection of the rights of refugees and stateless persons” followed by a cycle of awarding grants

Macedonian Young Lawyers Association in cooperation with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees – UNHCR announces a call for participation in the workshop “Reporting on the protection of the rights of refugees and stateless persons”, followed by awarding of grants to journalists and photojournalists. The workshop is organized with the goal of building up the capacities of media workers on the following topics: protection of refugees and asylum seekers, their integration and eradication of statelessness in the Republic of Northern Macedonia. The ultimate goal of the workshop and the grants awarded is to support professional journalism that informs citizens on the topics of protection of refugees and asylum seekers, their integration, as well as the eradication of statelessness in the Republic of Northern Macedonia.

The call for participation in this workshop and the awarding of the grants is implemented within the project “Advocacy and Legal Aid to persons under the mandate of the UNHCR and the prevention and reduction of statelessness.”

This call is open to all journalists, photojournalists, editors and general media workers who report in the Republic of Northern Macedonia and create videos, written reports (in print and online media), animations, graphic stories, photo stories and other visual forms of digital reporting.

Every media worker who will take part in the workshop will have the opportunity to apply for a grant in the grant cycle. All details about the grant cycle will be shared during the workshop.

Details about the Workshop on “Reporting on the Protection of the Rights of Refugees аnd Stateless Persons”

Place and time

The workshop will be held on 04.11.2020 (Wednesday), from 09:30 to 13:30. All applicants will be sent a link from the digital platform on which the workshop will be held.

Application process for participation in the workshop
The application forms are available for download at: www.myla.org.mk The completed application forms for the workshop should be submitted electronically to: contact@myla.org.mk

Deadline for submissions: 27.10.2020 until 16:00.   Deadline for submissions: 01.11.2020 until 23:59.

 

PUBLIC CALL for journalists and photojournalists

Application