Uncovering Asia: The Second Asian Investigative Journalism Conference in Nepal

Deadline: 15 May 2016
Open to: working professional journalists in developing and transitioning countries in Asia
Venue: 23-25 September 2016, Kathmandu, Nepal


The Uncovering Asia conference will take place from 23 – 25 September 2016 in Kathmandu, NepalFor the three-day conference they are bringing together an extraordinary group of top investigative reporters, data journalists, and media law and security experts from across Asia and around the world. The conferences, are organized every two years, are well-known for focusing on hands-on, practical skills and training. This is a unique chance to up your game and learn from the best in the business.

More than 30 fellowships are available both for established and young promising journalists with at least three years of experience. Applicants must have demonstrated experience in investigative or data journalism.

Ten fellowships are reserved for data journalists. Another five fellowships are available for those engaged in cutting-edge investigative techniques and production, including use of 360 video, drones, sensors and multimedia.


Working professional journalists in developing and transitioning countries in Asia can apply for a fellowship. Applicants must be able to communicate in and understand English, as this will be the main language of the conference.


The Uncovering Asia Fellowships include:

  • Round-trip airfare to Kathmandu, Nepal;
  • Hotel room for three nights;
  • Conference registration fee;
  • Breakfasts, lunches, and a banquet dinner.

How to apply?

In order to apply you should fill in the online application form latest by 15 May 2016.

For more information please visit the official website.

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