Call for participation: Training for Young Journalists on Reporting on the EU-related issues
The project’s overall objective is to support the Ukrainian media communicating the EU, through a series of lectures and discussion with Central European journalist and study trips to the V4 countries and to Brussels.
CONTENTS OF THE TRAINING PROGRAM
The program has three components:
1. 4 days of training in Kyiv, by two experts from the V4 countries (each).
2. A 7-day study trip to the V4 countries, meeting with relevant stakeholders and fellow journalists (for these who successfully finish the first part)
3. A 3-day trip to Brussels, meeting European Commission representatives, media, etc. (for these who successfully finish the first part)
The training will address the following topic
Association agreements: a view from Brussels
National experiences of EU membership: success story or frustration?
Understanding the EU: structural funds
Understanding the EU: agriculture and rural development
More then nations?
The foreign and security policy of the EU
The role and the weight of the V4 inside the EU
Transparency: Understanding and communicating corruption cases
The institutional labyrinth: who does what?
A day in Brussels: daily work of a correspondent in Brussels
How to cover the far-right and eurosceptics ?
Pro-EU campaigns: experience of the V4
WHO CAN APPLY TO THE TRAINING?
The training is open to 15 participants with the following requirements:
Aged 18-35 years old
Based in Kyiv
Having already published articles on the EU-related issues
Advanced level English
HOW TO APPLY?
Send your CV together with the articles you published and a brief letter of motivation indicating the following:
What is your motivation for participating in the training? How does it relate to your work or study?
Send your application to email@example.com.
The organizers will cover travel and accommodation expenses of the participants for the study trips to the V4 countries and Brussels.