The health and safety of journalists and media professionals funded under the Simon Cumbers Media Fund is paramount. As such, all recipients of the Fund currently planning trips to anywhere in the world are reminded to first consult the Department of Foreign Affairs travel advice.
PHOTO: Catherine pictured with Mr Ha Nguyen Hoang from the Hanoi office of the International Labour Organisation. Along the dimly lit tracks of Hanoi’s Long Bien market, female traders sell fruit and vegetables throughout the night. As morning breaks, I sit with Ms Bing, a 78 year old drinks vendor, at her bottle-lined cart. She tells […]
A workshop for prospective applicants to the summer 2014 round will take place from 11am-1pm on Friday, 4th April in the Irish Aid Centre, 31 Upper O’Connell Street, Dublin 1. Representatives from the Fund and Irish Aid will provide details of themes and guidelines that must be observed by applicants and will be happy to answer […]