On the record! Young Reporters announced for Singapore 2010
The IOC announced today a line-up of 29 Young Reporters Programme that will travel to Singapore for the first Youth Olympic Games. Under the Culture and Education Programme these talented young journalists will embark on an incredible cross-platform media training programme whilst taking in the experience of the Youth Olympic Games.
Chosen from five continents, the Young Reporters will receive training from experts in the fields of broadcast and print journalism, social media and photography. Worldwide TOP Partner Acer will also be providing the Young Reporters with a limited-edition laptop to support them in their assignments.
The Young Reporters are between the ages of 18 and 24 and are journalism students or have recently started their journalism career.
Watch out for their blogs in the YOG news section on www.olympic.org/yog between 14-26 August!