CFI: launch of the Mekong Media Initiative

CFI launches a scheme to support online newsrooms in the Mekong region to publish content on environment, health and sustainable development.

With the support of the French Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs and as part of its Mekong: Sustainable News project, CFI will help local newsrooms to cope with the current Covid19 situation and assist them financially.

How to apply

  • Download the Call for Applicationsexplaining the whole process.
  • Think, budget and discuss internally about the stories you’d like to cover. It can be several stories or a series of stories on one particular topic.
  • Fill out the short questionnaire for us to better understand what you’d like to cover.

Successful proposals will win contracts up to EUR 5,000.

Any question, please reach out to

The deadline to apply is July 15th, 2020.

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