How civil society and journalism can work together to strengthen democracy

2019-10-31

BRUSSELS - If done carelessly, ties between journalism organisations and civil society can undermine the credibility of both. But there are ways in which the two parties can reinforce each other and strengthen democracy while retaining their independence. Our Money Trail project shows how.
 

Marija Pejčinović Burić,

Open letter to new Secretary-General of the Council of Europe

2019-09-18

Along with 21 other organisations, Journalismfund.eu has signed an open letter sent to the new Secretary-General of the Council of Europe, Marija Pejčinović Burić, who is starting her five-year term of office on 18 September 2019.

Jurors go public: “If you want a grant, here’s what you should do.”

2019-09-17

Independence is and has always been at the heart of everything we do ever since we started with our grant programmes. We have therefore insisted on working with a jury system to assess and decide on the applications we receive. 

Photo by Brigitte Tohm on Unsplash

Pre-application editorial advice

2019-09-13

BRUSSELS - Wondering if your idea is eligible for a grant? Looking for teammates to collaborate with? Not sure how much money you can ask for? Ask us all the questions you have concerning your application.

A look inside Journalismfund.eu’s incubator

2019-09-10

BRUSSELS - At Journalismfund.eu we strongly believe that diversity in the media landscape is essential to any strong democracy. We have been playing a part in diversifying the landscape in Europe since we launched our first working grant programme for in-depth journalism in 1999.

Ides Debruyne, co-founder and Managing Director Journalismfund.eu

‘Impact is more than getting laws changed or shaping public opinion’

2019-08-29

BRUSSELS - Journalismfund.eu’s Ides Debruyne on ‘impactful’ journalism, the inevitability of grassroots and why investigative journalism is booming.

Journalismfund.eu’s New Digital Security Etiquette

2019-08-22

BRUSSELS - As new technologies have taken root in national and transnational journalism globally, cyberattacks and digital threats have become two of the most pressing risks for journalists. How are we as a journalistic organisation minimising those risks for the people we work with?

Nick Mathiason

Six ways a mentor can directly benefit your research and story

2019-08-14

BRUSSELS - Teams of journalists working on a grant-supported story can get assistance from an experienced mentor. Here’s why that is a good thing.

We're hiring a Project Coordinator

2019-08-05

BRUSSELS - We are looking for a Project Coordinator to join our small but growing team in Brussels. Journalismfund.eu is the first independent non-profit organisation, established in 1998, with the purpose of stimulating in-depth cross-border journalism in Europe.