Job Opening: gijnAfrica Editor

Position: gijnAfrica Editor, Global Investigative Journalism Network This is a half-time position with the nonprofit Global Investigative Journalism Network (GIJN). Applicants must have  a solid understanding of investigative and data journalism, be based in sub-Saharan Africa, and have skills at managing social media. The position reports to our Johannesburg-based managing editor, but the successful candidate can be based anywhere in the region with a strong broadband connection. GIJN is an association of 155 organizations in 68 countries dedicated to spreading and advancing investigative journalism around the world. This position is aimed at strengthening and…

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Anzisha Prize applications 2018

But first, make sure you are eligible to enter: You must be between 15 and 22 years old with an ID document or Passport to present as evidence. Anyone born before April 16, 1994 or after April 16, 2001 will not be considered. You must be a national of an African country with a business based in Africa for African customers/ beneficiaries. Your business must be up and running. The Anzisha Prize is not for great ideas or business plans – you must have already started, and be able to prove…

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STAARS FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM: 2018 CALL FOR CONCEPT PROPOSALS

The Structural Transformation of African Agriculture and Rural Spaces (STAARS) fellowship program managed by Cornell University in collaboration with the CGIAR Research Program on Policies, Institutions, and Markets (PIM) and other partners announces a call for concept proposals from early-career African researchers seeking to become STAARS fellows in 2018. The fellowship will cover travel and training. STAARS fellows will be paired with mentors at Cornell University with whom they will jointly author a paper on a topic of mutual interest relating to structural transformation in Africa south of the Sahara. PIM will…

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