The 13th Cleraun Media Conference will be held on 15th to 17th October 2010 at Cleraun University Centre in Mount Merrion, Co. Dublin. The conference titled Upholding Professional Integrity in Journalism and Documentary Film Making, aims to be a forum for media practicioners to discuss and address professional and ethical issues in the course of […]
A programme by Claire Cunningham (Rockfinch Ltd) has won a Bronze World Medal in the ‘Human Relations’ category of the prestigious New York Festivals 2010 radio awards. Claire’s documentary, ‘Dancing with Two Left Legs’, received funding from the Simon Cumbers Media Fund and was broadcast on RTÉ Lyric FM in January 2010. The programme explores […]
Aileen McCallan is in Zambia to produce a documentary on food security for the Simon Cumbers Media Fund. This is the fourth of her many posts which are also available on Aileen’s own blog site: Aileen in Zambia. 27th September 2010 Wheat Harvesting in Zambia If I had arrived any later in Chisamba I may […]
Aileen McCallan is in Zambia to produce a documentary on food security for the Simon Cumbers Media Fund. This is the third of her many posts which are also available on Aileen’s own blog site: Aileen in Zambia. 27th September 2010 This morning I met with Mr Ndambo Ndambo, Executive Director of the Zambian National […]
Lar Boland travelled to Uganda to photograph locals who have turned to beekeeping as a source of income. His photographs appeared in the Sunday Tribune on 19th September 2010. To view, please click here.
Harry Leech is currently in Tanzania producing a project for the Simon Cumbers Media Fund on the support Ireland gives to Tanzania farmers. This is the fifth of his many posts. 23rd September 2010 The last few days have been a flurry of visits to every corner of Kyela province and parts of neighbouring Rungwe. […]