Latest Events on Journalist Safety and Impunity

The state of press freedom worldwide

The International Press Institute (IPI) kicked off today its 63rd World Congress in Cape Town with an opening ceremony that featured singing, dancing and drums. Tim Du Plessis, the executive editor of Media24 Afrikaans News, welcomed the nearly 300 participants to the Congress and Obed Bapela, the deputy minister of the Department of Performance Monitoring […]

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It’s not too late to register for the IPI World Congress 2014!

It’s not too late to register! There are just four weeks left until the start of the IPI World Congress in Cape Town. Take advantage of our reduced rates and register while there are still hotel rooms left. Registration fees go up on March 20! We’re ready for you! Our panels, featuring timely and relevant […]

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Early registration for the IPI World Congress 2014 extended

Good news. You’re still in time for Early Registration for the IPI World Congress 2014! Also … Improve your web skills Improve your reporting skills and web-search strategies; get tips for finding information online and advice on how to check the reliability of online information; learn how to find websites that have been deleted and how Facebook […]

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IPI panel gathers world’s free expression rapporteurs

The world’s four special rapporteurs on freedom of expression have informed an international audience of media professionals of their grave concern about the increasing level of violence against journalists around the world. The “four musketeers of press freedom”, as Peter Preston, longtime columnist and former editor of Britain’s Guardian newspaper labeled them, spoke Sunday on […]

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