Freelance journalist and 2010 Simon Cumbers Media applicant – Markham Nolan – is now in Nairobi to start the first leg of his project. Markham will be documenting his journey for the fund with audioboos, updates on his website and twitter feeds. He will explore a number of themes including ICT development in Kenya, challenges […]
2009 Simon Cumbers Media Fund applicant, Mairéad O’Reilly has an article in today’s Irish Times. Mairéad travelled to Kolkata, India to document the impact microfinancing has had on communities and individuals in the country. To read the article, click here.
Claire Cunningham’s project for the Simon Cumbers Media Fund, ‘Dancing with Two Left Legs’, has been shortlisted in the Human Rights category for the prestigious 2010 New York Festival Awards – Radio Programming. In 2009, Claire travelled to Bosnia and Herzegovina to explore how important music was to people during the siege of Sarajevo and […]