Application Due Date: 31 October2018
The International Labour Business (ILO) is launching the Fourth around the world media rivals to acknowledge exceptional media security on labour migration. This year, the rivals focuses on labour migration and the sensible recruitment of migrant workers.
The objective is to encourage quality reporting on labour migration and recruitment-related issues. Such reporting is much more significant as media regularly promotes a hazardous public story based upon misperceptions with regard to citizenship, across the country origin, gender and migratory status, improving predisposition, intolerance and stigmatization versus migrant workers and their families.
The 2018 International Media Rivals on Labour Migration will be contributing to the UN TOGETHER task which has the function of encouraging around the world action in promoting non-discrimination and dealing with the problem of increasing xenophobia versus refugees and migrants. All 193 Member States of the United Nations have in fact committed to carrying out the TOGETHER Job which will run till conclusion of 2018, when the UNGA is prepared for to welcome the International Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regimen Migration and the International Compact for Refugees.
The 2018 around the world media rivals on labour migration is organized by the International Labour Business in cooperation with the International Trade Union Confederation, the International Business of Companies, the Work Environment of the High Commissioner for Individual Rights, the International Federation of Reporters, Equal Times, Harmony Center, Individual Rights See, and Migrant Online Online Forum in Asia, in addition to the International Training Centre of the ILO. This year’s rivals is organized with the help of the EU moneyed job “International Action to Boost the Recruitment Structure of Labour Migration (REFRAME) and the SDC well-off job “Integrated Program on Fair Recruitment” (FAIR )”.
Specialist press reporters and expert photographers are invited to send out an optimum of 2 entries, to any of the following 2 categories:.
Media reports (online, print brief posts and radio production).
Articles should not exceed 8000 words and radio production should not be longer than 10 minutes. For the photo essay/multimedia category, journalists/photographers may send as much as 3 photos together with a caption. Submissions ought to have been launched between 1 June 2017 and 31 October 2018 to license.
An overall of 4 winners (one per category, per thematic area) will get $1,000 USD each. Winning entries will be consisted of on ILO website and typically promoted as an example of terrific journalism.
To obtain in the rivals, please fill in the online entry kind prior to 31 October 2018( most existing 23: 59, Main European Time).
Entries are accepted in 3 languages: English, French, and Spanish. Entries in other languages will be accepted provided that the prospect offers a dedicated translation in amongst the 3 languages talked about above.
Winners will be officially exposed on 18 December to mark International Migrants Day. For more questions, please contact: Labour-Migration-Media-Competition@ilo.org.
To Discover More:.
Have a look at the Authorities Websites of the ILO 2018 around the world media rivals.