Abraji and Meta announce mentoring and financial support program for journalists in Brazil

  • Source: Abraji
  • January 7, 2022

"The Brazilian Association of Investigative Journalism (Abraji) and the Meta Journalism Project opened, on Jan. 5, registration for the program Accelerating Digital Transformation, aimed at professionals and students who have participated in one of the three editions of Abraji's local journalism courses. The (previous) trainings addressed both editorial production and sustainability issues and were held between 2019 and 2021, totaling 10,100 subscribers.

Promoted in partnership with the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), the program will offer mentoring with market experts and financial support for those selected, with a scholarship of up to US$2,500. Accelerating Digital Transformation begins in Feb.2022 and seeks to promote news ecosystems in Brazil by strengthening local journalism."

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