An announcement from our friends at the Society of Environment Journalists regarding their upcoming conference in Miami.
The Stop TB Partnership is looking for the best photojournalism focused on the fight against tuberculosis. Details (press release) inside . . .
If you’re covering the deadly tornadoes and storms ripping through the country, and want to deepen your reporting, check out NPF’s easy-to-access PowerPoints, documents, and audio from the experts in our past weather programs. Audio and document downloads are available on the program pages of our weather seminars:
In the slides below, Laurie Garrett analyzes the effect of record spending cuts in the 2011 U.S. federal budget on foreign assistance, food programs, and global health funding. Garrett is head of the Global Health program at the Council on Foreign Relations, a Pulitzer prize winning journalist and former NPF speaker.
From the Washington Post:
The National Press Foundation has just announced that Politico cartoonist Matt Wuerker has won the prestigious Clifford K. and James T. Berryman Award for editorial cartooning.
“I’m thrilled to get the Berryman Award. I share it with all the other ink-stained wretches out there doing such great work as political cartoonists,” Wuerker tells Comic Riffs. “I only wish more of them were as fortunate as me to get to work with such smart, trusting editors like mine here at Politico.