October 21st, 2013
Preethi Nallu, IPSTV anchor.
After one year of intense preparation IPSTV Newscast is ready to go on air.
Starting on October 22nd, our correspondents from Africa, Asia, Latin America, North America, the Middle East and Europe will bring you the IPSTV views on news and compose a 30-minute program reflecting the IPS in-depth “behind the headlines” approach. Read more »
Civil society, Global, Globalization and the South, Providing news and content, Sustainable development
October 11th, 2013
Mario Lubetkin and Giuseppe Sala.
IPS Director General, Mario Lubetkin, was invited to the third edition of the International Participants Meeting (IPM) for Expo Milano 2015 on October 3-4, at the Lingotto in Turin, Italy. Two days were dedicated to the Universal Expo theme “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” with representatives from over one hundred countries.
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Civil society, Global
October 10th, 2013
(L to R) President of Guyana Ronald Ramotar and Desmond Brown.
Inter Press Service (IPS) congratulates Desmond Brown, IPS correspondent in the Caribbean, on the award received during the third Regional Excellence in Agricultural Journalism Competition, 2013, organized by the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) and the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Co-operation (CTA). Read more »
Agriculture, Global, Providing news and content
August 21st, 2013
Courtesy of UNESCO. Credit: K. Smith.
Bangkok, Thailand will host the Global Forum on Media and Gender (GFMG) from 2 to 4 December 2013. The event will address gender equality and women’s empowerment in and through the media. As a partner of UNESCO, which is the main organiser of the Forum, IPS will contribute its expertise in mainstreaming gender in its news products and producing media training manuals, events and platforms on different gender and development issues. Read more »
Capacity building, Global, Providing news and content
July 3rd, 2013
IPS is pleased to share with you content produced for the “Food and Media Talks” by IPSTV during the 38th Biennial Conference of the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO), this past week June 15-22, in Rome.
The “Food and Media Talks”, transmitted daily, marked the pilot phase of the daily programs of IPSTV which will begin in September 2013.
Further to the daily media talks, IPSTV had the opportunity to interview Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen and the President of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro.
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