If you are a journalist interested in a conservation grant, you can apply for the Media Workshop on Wildlife and Conservation Reporting in East Africa this year. Check other Details and the Eligibility Criteria for more information regarding this conservation grant.

Sponsoring Agency: US Department of Interior 

Type of Fund: Grant

Deadline: February 28, 2022

Details:

The five-day workshop will introduce journalists to the various threats confronting wildlife and biodiversity across the region, and ongoing efforts to combat these threats.

Eligibility Criteria

The workshop is open to journalists from Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, and Rwanda. Those based in Kampala and the Ugandan countryside are especially encouraged to apply.

More Information

During the workshop, participants will gain a deeper understanding of conservation efforts in the region and learn how researchers, Indigenous groups, local communities and policymakers are protecting their ecosystems and addressing threats such as hunting, poaching and trafficking.

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