The EU-IOM Joint Initiative for Migrant Protection and Reintegration is organising a reporting migration competition in West and Central African countries to foster quality reporting on reintegration and protection of migrants. Nigeria is participating in this competition.
This initiative is based on a “solutions journalism” approach, which aims at identifying and responding to key social issues. The goal of this journalistic approach is to:
To participate in this competition, journalists are invited to submit their published print, online or broadcast items (radio or video) on the below thematic areas:
The winning submissions will be selected by a jury made up of IOM experts and partners. The articles will be judged on the following criteria:
Participants must be:
Journalists will compete for a share of USD 6,000. The cash prize will be distributed as follows:
The winning submissions will also have their pieces republished on a media partner’s platform.
Application Deadline: May 6th 2022
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