2019-02-11

BRUSSELS - Mercy Killing, a Journalismfund.eu supported collaborative investigation has been nominated for De Loep, the prize for investigative journalism in the Netherlands and Flanders. 

Mercy Killing was developed with the support of Journalismfund.eu's Flanders Connect Continents grant programme. The investigation looked into the widespread infanticide of disabled children in rural Uganda. 

It was a collaboration between Gerald Bareebe (Uganda), Luk Dewulf (Belgium) and Inge Wagenmakers (Belgium). The project will be competing in De Loeps 'Signalerend' category. 

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'Land of plenty, land of but a few' shortlisted for the NMWP

2019-02-11

BOURNEMOUTH - 'Land of plenty, land of but a few', a JF-supported multimedia cross-border story has been shortlisted for the New Media Writing Prize (NMWP), an initiative from the Bournemouth University, in England.

500.000 euro granted to innovative projects

2019-01-22

BRUSSELS - The Flemish Journalism Fund was created in the Summer of 2018 by the Flemish government to support diversity and innovation in journalism in Flanders. In September, the Fund launched a subsidy call for innovative journalism projects. 37 journalists, organisations and start-ups applied.