Refuge for Journalists Under Threat

The ECPMF’s Journalists-in-Residence Programme offers media workers under threat a safe environment to rest, recover and continue their journalistic work. The deadline to apply is 12 May 2017.
The European Centre for Press and Media Freedom (ECPMF) is now accepting applications for the next residency cycle (July 2017-January 2018). Participants are provided with free accommodation in Leipzig, Germany and extensive support from the Centre.
On top of a monthly stipend of 1000 euros, the ECPMF covers the costs for travel, visa and private health insurance. In addition, the ECPMF offers its wide-ranging network of media freedom contacts and encourages Journalists in Residence to tap into it and make their voices heard.

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