Hivos East Africa/Nukta Africa/Energy Change Lab Renewable Energy Reporting fellowship
Application Deadline: October 15th 2018
Hivos East Africa in partnership with Nukta Africa and the Energy Change Lab will award a six month fellowship to 20 Tanzania based journalists, with an aim of increasing reportage on renewable energy.
Hivos recognizes the influence the media has in reaching audiences. The partnership with Nukta Africa aims at increasing awareness on clean energy for citizens and also to trigger more journalists to take up writing on climate and environmental journalism.
The fellowship will run from December 2018 to May 2019. Successful candidates will also get a chance to take part in an immersion programme dubbed Energy Safari for journalists whose aim is to pathway for journalists to further understand issues on renewables in Tanzania and in the world in general. The safari will allow journalists to learn about issues such as productive uses of energy, decentralized renewable energy, policies and tariff setting both theoretically and practically.
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