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 • 15:45 - 16:00
Covering Development: a Guide for African Journalists (Presentation)

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Presentation of the European Journalism Centre's guide for African journalists covering development issues with an  African perspective on how to create direct linkages between consumers of information and development projects.
Copies of the guide available during the presentation.

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Lisa Essex

Media Development Advisor and Trainer, European Journalism Centre
Lisa is an international journalism trainer, editor, and writer who works extensively in the developing world. She is the author of several handbooks for the European Journalism Centre, on issues such as covering LGBTQI+ communities, development, and how NGOs work with media organizations... Read More →

Friday June 22, 2018 15:45 - 16:00 WAT
Hilton Hotel