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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Sandy Bremner

BBC Scotland
Managing Editor, North East and Northern Isles
Sandy Bremner is a BBC journalist and manager, responsible for News teams in the North East and Northern Isles of Scotland. He also performs wider management roles for the BBC. He has won UK and Scottish awards for his reporting, investigations and campaigning journalism. Over the last decade, Sandy has worked for BBC Media Action in Myanmar, and assisted International Press Institute initiatives in Bangladesh and Turkey.