Call for applications: Seminar on global security coverage

    | June 23, 2014

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    Print, broadcast and online journalists worldwide are invited to apply for funding to attend a three-day seminar in London.

    TrustMedia, a Thomson Reuters Foundation Service, is inviting journalists to apply for its Global Security Seminar 2014. The seminar will bring together leading security experts, authoritative commentators and journalists for a series of presentations and debates on the world’s most pressing security and terrorism issues.

    Topics will include terrorism in East Africa, the continuing turmoil in the Middle East, and cybersecurity.

    Journalists from across the globe with at least five years of experience in print, broadcast or online media are eligible. Participants must be fluent in English. Submissions from African journalists in countries with ongoing security challenges are particularly encouraged.

    The program will take place from October 22-24. The application deadline is June 30, 2014.

    For more information and to apply, go to: