IPI World Congress 2018 has ended

The International Press Institute (IPI) held its 2018 annual World Congress in Abuja, Nigeria from 21-23 June 2018. Under the theme “Why Good Journalism Matters”, the World Congress affirmed the indispensable role of quality media in building strong societies, showcasing investigative stories and projects that bring positive change to individuals and communities in Africa and around the world.

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IPI is a Vienna-based global network of editors, media executives and leading journalists. We are dedicated to furthering and safeguarding press freedom, protecting freedom of opinion and expression, promoting the free flow of news and information, and improving the practices of journalism. 
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Damen Dowse

Project Syndicate
Executive Vice President of Business Development
With more than two decades of experience in bringing the diverse perspectives of the world’s leading thinkers, policymakers, and activists to a global audience, Project Syndicate provides more high-quality commentary to more leading news outlets worldwide than any other media organization, while reaching hundreds of millions of additional readers online.

We have forged deep relationships with many of the member publishers of IPI over the years, and are excited to meet and work with even more.
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