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Maternal and Child Health Reporting Contest
April 17, 2014 posted in Competitions
Journalists in Brazil, China, India and Russia have a chance to win a trip to the United States and cash prizes as part of four regional competitions to recognize the best media coverage of maternal and child health.
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Win the opportunity to attend and cover EcoHealth 2014!
April 7, 2014 posted in Competitions
Be one of up to 8 journalists to win a scholarship and get the opportunity to attend the 2014 EcoHealth Conference! 
Cover the panel sessions meet and interview the researchers.

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AlphaGalileo joins WFSJ as Associate Partner
March 25, 2014 posted in WFSJ Affairs
AlphaGalileo, a business to business service that is free to the media, recently joins WFSJ as Associate Partner.

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BBC Science in Action looking for contributors/content
March 25, 2014 posted in Competitions
BBC Science in Action is a weekly radio magazine programme for the BBC World Service in English, that pulls together the science issues of the week and delivers breaking science news from the just-released journals.
 
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15 TRAVEL GRANTS FOR JOURNALISTS - 2ND HEIDELBERG LAUREATE FORUM
March 20, 2014 posted in Competitions
The 2nd Heidelberg Laureate Forum will take place during September 21-26, 2014. An opportunity to meet some of the world’s best computer scientists and mathematicians!




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JUST 30% OF THE WORLD’S RESEARCHERS ARE WOMEN
March 20, 2014 posted in Sci.Journalism
Just 30% of the world’s researchers are women. But at a closer look, in Bolivia, women account for 63% researchers, compared to France with a rate of 26% or Ethiopia at 8%.

These latest data on the status of women in research by region and country are now available though WOMEN IN SCIENCE by UNESCO Institute for Statistics.

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SjCOOP ASIA'S 2ND MENTORS' TRAINING MEETING HELD IN TOKYO
March 20, 2014 posted in SjCOOP Asia
The 2nd SjCOOP Asia mentors’ training was organized in Tokyo, Japan November 18-22, 2013 in close collaboration with the Japanese Association of Science and Technology Journalists (JASTJ) and the Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF)




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WINNERS OF THE 2014 KAVLI PRIZE SCHOLARSHIPS
February 25, 2014 posted in Competitions
The 5 Winners of the 2014 Kavli Prize Scholarships were announced during a wine and cheese reception at AAAS (American Association for the Advancement of Science) in Chicago on Saturday the 15th of February.
And the winners are...


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