DEADLINE: African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting Awards

Event Date: 
August 31, 2018

The Pan African Climate Justice Alliance (PACJA) seeks submissions for the African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting (ACCER) Awards in five categories:

  1. Print
  2. Radio
  3. Television
  4. Photojournalism
  5. Online (multi-media)

The 4th Edition of the African Climate Change and Environmental Reporting (ACCER) Awards aims to incentivize and create a critical mass of journalists reporting on the area of climate change and environment. This year's theme is “Changing the narrative on environmental challenges in Africa: the case of pollution.” Deadline is Aug 31, 2018 (extended from Aug 5).

Cash reward of US$1000 in each category and, for overall winner, full sponsorship (including return air ticket, accommodation and other living expenses) for UN Climate Change Conference on 3 – 14 December 2018 in Katowice, Poland, fellowship to participate in high-level reporting and training throughout 2019 courtesy of ACCER Awards Partnership.

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