Thomson Reuters Free Journalism Training Programme 2018 (Middle East & Africa)

Other desired skills (not prerequisites)

  • Knowledge or expertise in a relevant field such as banking, financial analysis, accounting, law or computer science
  • Proven journalism experience
  • Proven ability to generate exclusive and agenda-setting stories
  • Experience in multi-media story-telling
  • Skills in investigative reporting
  • Expertise in data analysis or data-driven journalism
  • Understanding of how to use social media to report and find sources

Applicants must be eligible to work in the region to which they apply, with exceptions considered for specialist regional knowledge or skills


  • Competitive pay
  • Placements in an  or Middle Eastern bureau
  • Fast-paced reporting on top news stories of the day
  • to develop journalism skills