Application documents

Application documents for workshop 'Environmental Journalism – Multimedia reporting on climate change in the Pacific'. Nadi / Fiji, October 14 - 25, 2013. Journalists from the Pacific countries can apply. Applicants should fulfill the following requirements: • Be citizens of Oceania (Melanesia, Micronesia, Polynesia); • Work as journalists with 2 – 10 years of professional experience; • Have multimedia experience or show strong interest in multimedia journalism; • Frequently report on environmental or climate change issues or work in current affairs departments or newsrooms (print, radio, TV or web); • Have excellent knowledge of English. The workshop will be held in English. Applications should be channelled through the employing media institution / organisation (editor-in-chief or head of department). In exceptional cases, the journalist him-/herself may submit their application themselves. Applications must contain all of the following documents: • The application form (completed, signed and scanned as pdf-file), • The employer's declaration (completed, signed and scanned as pdf-file), • The applicant's motivation statement (pdf-file or word doc), • A scanned copy of the applicant’s passport (picture page), • Two recent work samples related to environmental or climate-change issues (pdf-files or URLs). Deadline: Applications must be submitted to by Wednesday, August 14, 2013