Frequently Asked Questions

It means you are interested in participating in the ARIJ 14th Annual Forum (2nd Virtual Annual Forum). You will need confirmation of registration in order to participate.

No, you do not have to pay anything to register. The cost of the registration is covered by ARIJ and its partners.
Registration is free for investigative journalists and journalists from all over the world interested in covering issues related to the Arab world, including Arab university professors and journalism and Media university students.

#ARIJ21 will be held fully online and virtual from December 3-5, 2021.

Yes, so far we are planning to have ARIJ’s 15th Annual Forum in Jordan. However, we are following COVID-19 developments closely and monitoring the situation.

The official languages at the Forum are Arabic and English. Simultaneous interpreters will be present during all sessions.

We have organised more than 25 panels, training sessions, plenary sessions and workshops, bringing in the world’s leading investigative reporters, editors, producers and media development experts. We will share more details about the speakers along with the agenda as the date approaches.

The ARIJ Forum provides a great recruiting opportunity for major sponsors. Sponsor support helps us keep registration fees low, ensuring that attendance remains robust, and travel budgets lean.
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ARIJ’s 14th Annual Forum #ARIJ21

ARIJ’s annual forum is the biggest gathering in the MENA region for investigative journalists and supporters of independent media. Join over 1000 Arab and international investigative journalists, coaches, editors and supporters from more than 40 countries. ARIJ21 is held under the theme: “Journalism and Accountability in a Disrupted World”.

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