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Fund recipient Thomas Hubert wins international journalism award

Thomas Hubert, a journalist with the Irish Farmers Journal and recipient of the Simon Cumbers Media Fund, has won second prize in the digital category of International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) awards. The awards ceremony took place in the Netherlands in July 2018. Find out more here

Thomas was funded to travel to Uganda and Kenya under the winter 2016 round to examine how infrastructure and digital technologies are helping local farmers to connect with buyers, access credit and financial transactions, and transport produce to consumption centres. Check out his project in our project showcase