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The GEN Summit in Vienna (June 15 to 17)

The International Press Institute is a partner of the Global Editors Network Summit titled “The Rise of Platform-Driven News”, which took place from 15-17 June in Vienna, gathering over 700 participants from 70 countires. This year’s summit offered newsgaming bootcamps, robot journalism, ad-blocker solutions, the GEN Expo, and a variety of other thought-provoking sessions, including […]

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Reporting of Human Rights: Best practices from Europe and India (May 31)

On May 31, 2016, IPI teamed up with the Indian Women’s Press Corp, the Delegation of the European Union in India and the Finnish Embassy in India to organise a seminar on best practices for media coverage of human rights for Indian journalists. The chair of IPI’s India National Committee, N. Ravi, the former editor-in-chief of […]

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Vienna Independent Short Film Festival (May 25 to 31)

Each May, Vienna hosts Austria’s largest short film festival, the annual Vienna Independent Shorts (VIS) Festival for Short Film, Animation & Music Video. This year’s Festival presented over 300 Austrian and international short films from May 25 to 31, 2016 under the theme “Fear Is Not an Option”. IPI has partnered with the VIS to […]

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Shields Up! Protection from Online Harassment (April 1)

Journalists and bloggers are increasingly the victims of online harassment, including death threats, verbal abuse and smear campaigns as well as technical attacks involving malware, defacement or other means. The aggressors in these cases share a common goal: to intimidate journalists into silence and therefore put a stop to critical commentary or investigative reporting that […]

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