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2013

Sometimes it’s the small details that get to you – the reddish tinges to a baby’s hair that indicates it’s malnourished, the exhausted eyes of Read more

PRESS NOTICE

Wednesday, 17th April 2013
A workshop for prospective applicants to the Summer 2013 round of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund will take place at Read more

‘Frank Gardner’s Return to Saudi Arabia’ will air on BBC2 tonight, Wednesday, 10th April at 9pm. Frank was the Security Correspondent working with Simon Cumbers Read more

Winner of the ‘print’ category of the 2011/12 Student Scheme, Jekaterina Saveljeva had her article on the orphanages in Tanzania published in The Irish Times Read more

I arrived in Ghana yesterday. On my way in to Accra from the airport a stranger paid the fare for me on the tro-tro (public Read more

I am  heading off to West Africa, about to embark on my third Simon Cumbers Media Fund project and I feel the same  mix of Read more

The team behind RTÉ’s Documentary on One team will be delivering a two-day training course in documentary-making for radio next month.
This may be of interest Read more

Fiona McGarry received funding under the Winter 2011 round of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund to travel to Haiti.
Almost three years after a magnitude seven Read more

A VISIT TO THE CENTRE FOR VICTIMS OF AGENT ORANGE IN DA NANG CITY, VIETNAM


My colleague Patrick Butler and I spent 9 days Read more


We didn’t mean to write about the genocide… But we did. It’s in the air you breathe in Rwanda, in the food you eat Read more