Cutoff time: February 3, 2022
Applications for the ACME Covering Road Safety in Uganda Training for Journalists 2022 are currently open. The African Center for Media Excellence, with help of the Global Road Safety Partnership, is calling for applications from writers in Uganda keen on covering street security issues in the country.
Uganda transcendently depends making progress toward move products and individuals. In any case, this predominant method of transport is perilous. As per the Road Safety Performance Review: Uganda, a 2018 UN report, the nation loses around 10 individuals consistently in street car accidents, perhaps the most significant level in East Africa. The makes range from the helpless state of vehicles helpless street use. The preparation will inspect these issues, with specific spotlight on the key social danger elements of speeding, drink-driving, and utilization of safety belts and crash head protectors.
The preparation comprises of two center courses to happen in Kampala. The principal course, a primary one, will most recent five days – from 21-25 February 2022. The subsequent course, scheduled for May, is a subsequent studio running for an additional five days.
The courses offer information and abilities modules inside a setting of all encompassing and far reaching backing to columnists. This help is through tutoring, concentrate on visits, training, admittance to sources, utilization of information, creative utilization of computerized and online data sets, just as communication with peers, specialists, policymakers, and oversight entertainers. The courses are intuitive, down to earth, and member driven.
The in-person preparing will be led under severe recognition of the SOPs as set somewhere near the public authority.
Chosen columnists will be completely supported and needed to focus on and complete all parts of this private preparation program previously, during, and after the courses. Fifteen spots are accessible, two of which are saved for columnists situated in Gulu.
- Open to journalists in Uganda working with media organisations, including online platforms. Freelance journalists are free to apply.
- Women journalists are especially encouraged to apply.
Fill the application form by close of business on Thursday, 3 February 2022. For inquiries, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more details, visit ACME.