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Missed the #IPIWoCo 2019? Watch the videos here

If you missed this year’s IPI World Congress 2019 in Geneva or if you just want to rewatch, the event videos are now available on IPI’s YouTube channel Date: 4 June  |  Venue: UNOG 2019 IPI World Congress Opening Ceremony Town Hall Meeting – How the Press and the Public Can Defend Independent Media  Celebrating Courage and […]

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#IPIWoCo: IPI won’t let the world forget journalists who have been silenced

The 68th World Congress of the International Press Institute (IPI), a global network of editors, media executives and journalists, was inaugurated today at the United Nations in Geneva. In his opening remarks, U,N. Under Secretary-General and Director General of the UN Office at Geneva Michael Møller, underscored the challenges faced by free and independent media […]

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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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