The Minister of State for Development, Trade Promotion and North South Co-operation, Seán Sherlock, TD, has launched the Simon Cumbers Media Fund Student Scheme 2016. The Simon Cumbers Media Fund was set up by Irish Aid in 2005, and through its Student Scheme invites students across Ireland to apply to research and report on a […]
Irish Times journalist Rosita Boland travelled with India with the support of the Fund to report on sexual violence and India’s missing children. Read her article “The missing children of India” published in The Irish Times (both print and online) in early November 2015. Rosita also produced an in-depth piece on rape in India.