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Announcing the 2021 Rory Peck Awards finalists

Today we’re very proud to announce all of the incredible freelance finalists across our four Awards categories.


Announcing the new RPT Resilience Programme

Today we launch a series of Resilience Workshops and a Therapy Fund to support freelance journalists exposed to trauma.

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Trauma & Resilience: How to Protect Yourself and Others

During this live webinar, our expert panel will explore how journalists can build resilience while covering difficult stories and subjects.

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Event: The Increasing Legal Risks Faced By Journalists

Join us to explore the main legal risks that journalists should be aware of while reporting on the ground.


The 2021 Rory Peck Awards are now open for entries!

Have you worked on a great story in the last year? Our 2021 call for entries is now open to freelancers around the world

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The Emotional Toll of Reporting from Danger Zones

Join Clive Myrie and Tira Shubart to explore how journalists can best protect their emotional wellbeing while on the job


Free safety training for freelance journalists in Northern Ireland

We’re offering five fully-funded spaces for freelancers to attend a one-day safety course at Ulster University on Friday 21st May

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Managing Your Finances as a Freelance Journalist

Join us to learn how to better manage your finances with former BBC journalist and finance expert David Thomas

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Safety clinics at the Freelance Journalism Assembly

We’re providing free one-to-one sessions for freelancers at this year’s #FJAssembly


Announcing our new partnership with VR training provider Head Set

Applications now open for fully subsidised places on their Civil Unrest VR masterclass

To read more News & Views from past years, please click below.