Journalism & Media

"Leaked Docs: Gas Industry Secretly Fights Electrification"

"In public, Eversource Energy likes to tout its carbon neutrality goals and its investments in offshore wind. But officials from New England's largest utility struck a different tone during an industry presentation in mid-March. Instead of advocating for lower emissions, company officials outlined a defensive strategy for preserving the use of natural gas for years to come."

Source: E&E News, 05/04/2021
June 1, 2021

DEADLINE: Covering Climate Now Journalism Awards

The first annual Covering Climate Now Journalism Awards is honoring journalists from every corner of the newsroom for their reporting on all dimensions of the climate story, especially solutions. There is no entry fee, and more than one entry may be submitted. Deadline: June 1, 2021.

October 14, 2021 to October 16, 2021

Metcalf Institute's 2021 Inclusive SciComm Symposium

This biennial symposium, which will be held virtually this year, is an international convening of practitioners, trainers, researchers, educators, funders and others who work across diverse disciplines and settings to prioritize inclusion, equity and intersectionality in all forms of science communication. Oct 14-16, 2021.

May 23, 2021

DEADLINE: ProPublica's Abrams Reporting Fellows

This two-year-long fellowship is open to three early- to mid-career journalists who want to develop their investigative reporting skills. It pays $75,000 per year and includes full benefits. Fellows will start on July 1, 2021. Apply by May 23, 11:59 p.m. PT.

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May 6, 2021

How Vicious Disinformation Campaigns Aim to Silence Women Journalists

Join in a conversation with Filipino-American journalist Maria Ressa and International Center for Journalists' Global Director of Research Julie Posetti to discuss new ICFJ-UNESCO research on online violence as a weapon of disinformation and evolving strategies for fighting back. 10:30 a.m. ET.

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