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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Andrew Johnson

Freelance Journalist
Trinidad and Tobago
I am a journalist since 1972. I have an interest in political development and international relations. I am a Caribbean citizen, born in Trinidad and Tobago, studied and lived in Toronto, Canada, for the better part of the period between 1976 and 1986. I am interested in a wide range of issues having to do with the global condition. Always with people at the centre.  I am committed to the goals, aims and objectives of the IPI.