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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Friday, June 22 • 14:30 - 15:00
Covering Elections, Advancing Democracy

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Endorsing the Nigerian Media Code of Election Coverage.

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Lanre Arogundade

Director, International Press Centre (IPC)
Lanre Arogundade, a media development specialist, is the Director of International Press Centre (IPC), Lagos-Nigeria.IPC builds media capacities to strengthen democracy and development while it promotes freedom of expression, press freedom, access to information, and safety of journalists... Read More →
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Mahmood Yakubu

Chairman, The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC)

Friday June 22, 2018 14:30 - 15:00 WAT
Hilton Hotel