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IPI World Congress 2019 (Geneva, 4-6 June 2019)

The International Press Institute (IPI), the global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists for press freedom, is pleased to announce that its 68th World Congress and General Assembly will be held in Geneva, Switzerland from June 4 to 6, 2019 in partnership with the European Broadcasting Union (EBU). The World Congress is IPI’s flagship event and a […]

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Ghana’s Anas Anas is out to ‘name, shame and jail’

Frequently named one of Africa’s most controversial journalists, undercover investigative reporter Anas Aremeyaw Anas has won fame across the continent for his self-described “name, shame and jail” style of journalism. Though his methods for exposing corruption and human-rights abuses, which frequently involve disguises and hidden cameras, have been both applauded and criticized, the results are […]

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AP vice president appointed IPI special representative for journalist safety

Amid increasing attacks on journalists around the globe, the Executive Board of the International Press Institute (IPI) has appointed John Daniszewski, Associated Press (AP) vice president for standards and editor at large, as IPI’s special representative for journalist safety. The Executive Board made the appointment during its semi-annual Board meeting held this year on June […]

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IPIWoCo 2018: Africa Media Forum showcases vision and challenges

The African media sphere is a study in contrasts: vibrant and courageous, but also facing big challenges to which no quick fix exists. Last week, the Africa Media Forum at the International Press Institute (IPI)’s 2018 World Congress in Abuja, Nigeria provided participants with a comprehensive outlook on the continent’s diverse and dynamic media landscape. […]

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