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World News Day

Here are five ways news organizations can help support World News Day

  1. Run a World News Day ad in your publication

  2. Share your stories of why #NewsMatters on #WorldNewsDay

  3. Solicit an opinion piece from a source who has been impacted by journalism to run on World News Day—May 2, 2019

  4. Devote an editorial to why #NewsMatters

  5. Open your newsroom to the public


Founded in 1990, The Canadian Journalism Foundation promotes, celebrates and facilitates excellence in journalism. The foundation runs a prestigious awards and fellowships program featuring an industry gala where news leaders, journalists and corporate Canada gather to celebrate outstanding journalistic achievement and the value of professional journalism. Through monthly J-Talks, a public speakers’ series, the CJF facilitates dialogue among journalists, business people, academics and students about the role of the media in Canadian society and the ongoing challenges for media in the digital era. The foundation also fosters opportunities for journalism education, training and research.