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by Dan Griffin
It doesn’t take a long time for a visitor to Uganda to become acquainted with motorbike taxis.  Boda-bodas are small Read more

by Dan Griffin
After several false starts and missed deadlines, the inundation from the Isimba Dam finally started in November. I visited Uganda Read more

A TV boomed into life in the dining-room, and all eyes drifted to the football-match … including two nuns who were discussing infant malnutrition before Read more

By Arthur Velker

To watch the sunset in Freetown, Sierra Leone, is to have a front row ticket to a big panoramic cataclysm.
The ocean forms Read more

Student Scheme recipient Shauna Bowers was funded to travel to Sierra Leone and report on the aftermath of a massive mudslide that hit the capital Read more

 
Student Scheme recipient Shauna Bowers was funded to travel to Sierra Leone and report on the aftermath of a massive mudslide that hit the capital Read more

Fashion journalist Deirdre McQuillan and photographer Fionn McCann were funded under the winter 2017 round to travel to Kenya and report on the next generation Read more

The Simon Cumbers Media Fund is now accepting proposals on development-related issues from media professionals who wish to travel to a developing country to report Read more

 
An information session for media professionals interested in applying to the summer 2018 round of the Fund will be held at the Department of Foreign Read more

The Simon Cumbers Media Fund is now accepting proposals on development-related issues from journalists and photographers working for local and national media outlets. Submissions Read more