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After attracting more than 3,000 students, Knight Center MOOC on fact-checking during COVID-19 now available as self-directed course

April 9, 2021

“Disinformation and fact-checking in times of COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean,” a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) from the Knight Center, is now available as a self-directed course.

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Knight Center, UNESCO, WHO & UNDP partner to offer free online course for journalists covering the COVID-19 vaccines

April 9, 2021

To help journalists inform the public about the COVID-19 vaccines and fight disinformation surrounding them, the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas teamed up with UN agencies to offer a free online course taught by experts in the field.

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Representation and diversity are characteristics that should be inherent to media, according to opening panelists at Knight Center diversity conference

March 31, 2021

Two journalists who shared life and professional experiences in their search for diversity in the news opened the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism.

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disability

Learning is the key to covering disability from the perspective of solutions: say panelists during conference on diversity in journalism

March 31, 2021

Cover disability from the solutions. That was the theme of the last session of the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism that took place from March 26 to 27 completely online.

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sexual diversity

Talking about sexual diversity in journalism is talking about the intersection between gender, race and social class, say panelists at Knight Center's diversity conference

March 30, 2021

Panel on sexual orientation of the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism, talks about sexual diversity in journalism as the intersection between gender, race and social class.

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racial and ethnic diversity

Racial and ethnic diversity in journalism: greater representation attracts more readers, say speakers at Knight Center conference

March 30, 2021

Panel on racial and ethnic diversity in journalism discussed topics such as representation and coverage of racial issues in Latin America.

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Speakers on the gender panel at diversity conference

More Latin American newsrooms are incorporating a gender perspective, but diversity conference speakers say there is more work to be done

March 26, 2021

"The world is told through the eyes of man and that will never be objective," said journalist Lucia Solis Reymer, in a panel on gender at the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism, held completely online from March 26 to 27, 2021.

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Knight Center announces program and speakers for the First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism. Sign up!

March 25, 2021

The First Latin American Conference on Diversity in Journalism will have 19 speakers from Latin America and the United States in four thematic sessions and two special tables on March 26 and 27, 2021.

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Covering the COVID-19 vaccines: Register now for Knight Center’s new free online course in four languages

March 15, 2021

The Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas is offering the new course, “Covering the COVID-19 vaccine: What journalists need to know,” which will run from March 29 - April 25 2021 and will be offered in English, Spanish, Portuguese and French.

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After MOOC with 2,000 students, Knight Center launches self-directed course in Spanish on diversity in journalism

March 10, 2021

The Knight Center online course in Spanish, “Diversity in the news and newsrooms,” is now available online for free as a self-directed course. Any person from anywhere in the world can now access and take the course at their own pace.

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