Newsletter No 31 11 July 2006
Training Opportunities:
Reuters Organizes Course on International News in Beirut

Journalist from any Middle East country can now apply for a Writing International News course to be held in Beirut from 25 to 29 September. The course is organized by the Reuters Foundation in partnership with the Stanley Foundation.

The applicants must be aged between 25 and 35 years old, be fluent in English and have at least three years of experience in a newspaper or magazine, website or radio station.

For further information, please go to or contact Reuters’ Project Coordinator Marta Machado at

There is no deadline for applications. Reuters’ training courses tend, however, to be full quickly.