Eight Women’s Edition alumnae are among the 50 or so journalists being sponsored by Women Deliver to cover the organization’s upcoming conference. Traveling to Copenhagen for the May 16-19 event will be Rosemary Ardayfio of Graphic Communications in Ghana; Solaade Ayo-Aderele of The Punch in Nigeria; Stella Barozi of The Citizen in Tanzania; Rina Jimenez-David of the Philippine Daily Inquirer; Aarti Dhar, an Indian journalist; Kounila Keo, a Cambodian journalist; Catherine Kizza of New Vision in Uganda; and Farah Naz Moazzam, a Pakistani journalist. They also will be among 21 journalists selected to participate in a pre-conference workshop organized by PRB’s media team: Deborah Mesce and Charlotte Feldman-Jacobs.

Separately, Chisomo Ngulube (Malawi), chief editor for TV News at the Malawi Broadcasting Corp. and Women’s Edition alum, is among 24 journalists selected for the Nieman Fellowship class of 2017 who will embark on a year of study at Harvard University this fall.