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International Journalism Volunteer/Internship - Thai Burma Border

ประเภท / Type : อื่นๆ / Other

KAREN NEWS is reported and written by Karen journalists to provide information on issues that shape Karen communities in Burma and around the world. KAREN NEWS provides a window to Burma and the international community on what is happening in Karen state. Our journalists live and work in Karen communities, know the issues that affect Karen people and aim to bring those issues to the attention of people across Burma, in the diaspora, and to all who are interested in the struggles and triumphs of the Karen people.

Our reporters’ skills include editing, writers, cartoonist, video journalists and a film editor. Karen News encourages contributions from opinion makers in the international and Karen community. This has resulted in a number of important commentary pieces being contributed, published in Karen News and picked-up and run by the regional media.

Since June 2011 Karen News has produced as many as 36 stories, four cartoons and five videos a month (August 2012) – that’s over 160 videos and more than 1,300 print stories on social justices, human rights, land theft, migrant workers, environment, development and politics in three years.

Karen News needs a volunteer to support our reporters both in the office and in the field.

Tasks required by the volunteer may include, but are not limited to:

Providing news content for video, print and online in particular turning press releases into stories

Updating the Karen News website and its social media functions

Working together with Karen journalists to script videos

Planning and to go on story assignments.

Identifying sources

Establishing networks

Interviewing sources

Travelling to remote destinations on story assignments

Using professional digital cameras

Using professional media software for video and photos

Writing Proposals to prospective donors

Sourcing jobs, commissions or equipment from NGOs and other organisations in the region.

Editing translated stories

Please note start date is flexible for this role.


To apply for this role send your CV and a letter of expression of interest to Note that this is a self-funded volunteer position and as such all costs associated with the role are met by the volunteer. Also note that in order to qualify for this position you will have to first provide some examples of writing in order to proceed to the interview stage. The writing assignment will be provided following your initial email and expression of interest.


ทักษะที่ต้องการ / Skills : Journalism Human Rights Writing Editing

ช่วงเวลา / Duration : 29 / 05 / 2017 to 25 / 08 / 2017

จำนวนอาสาสมัคร / Quota : 1 คน / people

เงื่อนไขพิเศษ / Extra :

date : 25 Apr 2017

About Us

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Contact us

Address : มูลนิธิกองทุนไทย 2044/23 ถนนเพชรบุรีตัดใหม่ เขตห้วยขวาง กทม. 10310

Phone : 02-3144112-3, 02-3183959

Fax : 02-7181850

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