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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Thursday, June 21 • 12:00 - 15:00
Workshop: Online Safety for Journalists (presented by Facebook) FILLING

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Half day workshop presented by Facebook.
* How can you make sure your Facebook account and information posted on the platform are secure?
* How can you stay safe online and protect your sources and contacts?

Workshop  includes a presentation on Facebook's response to the challenge of ensuring the integrity of elections.

NOTE: Registration is closed now. Workshop is fully booked.

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Akua Gyekye

Public Policy Manager, Anglophone West Africa, Facebook
Akua Gyekye is Facebook’s Public Policy Manager for Anglophone West Africa, where she leads on engaging with government, civil society and other policy influencers on issues relating privacy, online safety and security, freedom of expression, the impact of the Internet on economic... Read More →

Thursday June 21, 2018 12:00 - 15:00 WAT
Hilton Hotel / Kano Room, Mezzanine level