Apply: Covid-19 Africa-China Reporting Project

Deadline: 30 April, 2020

The Africa-China Reporting Project is hosted at the Journalism Department of the University of the Witwatersrand. It aims to improve the quality of reporting on Africa-China issues, and works to provide facilitation and capacity building for journalists.

In the context of the current Covid-19 pandemic and its ongoing impact in Africa, the project invites journalists to submit proposals investigating current ground-level responses, capacity, successes/failures, shortcomings, services and collaborations in African countries, communities and organisations.


  • Reporting grants of up to $1,500 for investigations focused on public health and related issues


  • Open to all journalists who present Africa-focused proposals
  • Applicants need not necessarily have previous reporting experience in this area

To apply and for more information, click here.

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