Business journalism workshop with Thomson Reuters

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Thomson Reuters Foundation is enabling journalists to get a more profound understanding of business reporting. From October 12 to 16, 2015, the Foundation will host a workshop in London which will be guided by Reuters’ journalists.
The workshop is aimed at experienced financial journalists who want to get a better in-depth understanding of the financial market, energy, foreign exchange and companies. The course will mainly focus on new tools of the digital era which can be helpful in economic journalism.
Journalists from developing countries and countries in political transition might apply for a stipend for travel and accomodation. Applicants must have a minimum of five years experience in the field and a good level of spoken and written English to take part. To apply, they must submit a letter of motivation and an economic story from their home country. The deadline for application is August 17, 2015. More information on the training can be found here.