Published on 09 Jun 2021 in The Guardian
Global Landscape Forum was conducted by Climate Tracker to help the journalists and freelance writers to conduct their research stories based on African dryland efficiently. The training is a two-week virtual workshop conducted online due to covid-19 restriction; 50 journalists were engaged and the best five participants who cover the African dryland stories were to be given grants to continue further with their stories.
The training cover journalism training session ranging from field reporting, media analysis of dryland stories in Africa, and thematic training with experts from global landscape forum. The journalists were required to attend the session, publish 1-2 articles covering global landscape forum and work with climate tracker to publish their stories to an international publication.