May 28th, 2012
|IPS – Inter Press Service launches its TerraViva Rio+20 website to contribute to the exchange of ideas among participants in Rio and decision makers, opinion leaders, academics and CSO leaders at home, and for general audiences in Brazil and worldwide.
IPS is sending a team of reporters from Asia, Africa, Europe, North America and Latin America to report on Rio+20, the U.N. conference on sustainable development that will take place (June, 20-22, 2012), the prep com that precedes it, and the People’s Summit (June 15-23, 2012) in Rio de Janeiro. Read more »
Civil society, climate change, Dissemination and networking, Globalization and the South, Latin America, Poverty & MDGs, Providing news and content
November 18th, 2011
Mario Osava, IPS senior correspondent in Brazil, has been reporting for many years about the country’s development projects, their effect in communities, on the environment and for the economy.
Mott Foundation describes Osava’s recent work in the story Brazil’s development: Is it sustainable for people and planet?
More stories by Osava are available at “Letter from Brazil“.
Follow Osava on twitter at @MarioOsava.
Globalization and the South, Latin America, Projects, Providing news and content, Sustainable development
October 25th, 2011
IPS, the Secretariat of Information and Communication for Development of Paraguay (SICOM), the World Bank and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) are organizing an international seminar on “Public Media and Society: the Global Experience and the Latin American Path”, on 26 October 2011, in Asuncion, Paraguay. Read more »
Dissemination and networking, Global, Latin America, Naciones Unidas, Providing news and content, United Nations
October 24th, 2011
Mario Lubetkin, director general de IPS, Claudia Antunes, Editor, Folha de S. Paulo y Vusi Mona Subdirector CEO de GCIS analizan como promover IBSA. Foto: IPS/Zukiswa Zimela.
IPS se asoció con el Foro Nacional de Editores Sudafricanos (SANEF) reuniendo a líderes de medios de la India, Brasil y Sudáfrica para discutir temas de preocupación común camino a la Cumbre de IBSA que se realizó en Pretoria, Sudáfrica en octubre.
Cerca de 40 editores, accionistas de medios y observadores asistieron al Foro de Editores IBSA el lunes 17 de octubre del 2011, en Johannesburgo, Sudáfrica, el cual se llevó a cabo con el apoyo de los Servicio de Comunicaciones e Información del Gobierno (GCIS) de Sudáfrica y el Banco Mundial. Read more »
Africa, Asia & Pacific, Español, IBSA, Latin America
October 21st, 2011
IPS director general Mario Lubetkin, Claudia Antunes, Editor, Folha de S. Paulo and GCIS deputy CEO Vusi Mona discuss how to prmomote the IBSA story. Photo: IPS/Zukiswa Zimela
IPS partnered with the South African National Editors Forum (SANEF) to bring together Indian, Brazilian and South African media leaders to discuss issues of mutual concern ahead of the IBSA Summit in Pretoria, South Africa in October.
About 40 editors, media stakeholders and observers attended the IBSA Editors Forum on Monday, October 17, 2011 in Johannesburg, South Africa, which was held with the support of the Government Communication and Information Services (GCIS) of South Africa and the World Bank. Read more »
Africa, Asia & Pacific, Dissemination and networking, Globalization and the South, IBSA, Latin America, Providing news and content