Thomson Reuters Foundation Trust Conference Changemakers Programme

The Changemakers Programme will be returning this year to bring together innovators from around the globe. The conference themes include climate change, socio-economic inclusion, media freedom, and data & digital rights. The programme will take place online. Participants will receive £50 to help cover the costs of data. The deadline is on Wednesday 30th June 2021.

The Thomson Reuters Foundation Trust Conference Changemakers 2021 programme will fully fund the participation of up to 48 changemakers to participate in a multi-week learning programme that aims to build the capacity of frontline advocates and local independent journalists. 

Selected changemakers will receive five weeks of specialised capacity building training and networking with other changemakers, starting on Monday 27th September.

Participants will attend the annual Trust Conference taking place virtually on November 17-18, 2021. A sum of £50 to help finance data costs will be provided.

The deadline is on Wednesday 30th June 2021. 


Main Criteria

All applicants must be proficient in spoken and written English. No translation will be provided.

Applicants cannot have previously participated in the Trust Conference Changemakers Programme.

 All applicants need access to a computer to participate in the training; participation from a mobile or smart phone will not be possible.

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