November 18th, 2013
For the small island developing states of the Caribbean, there is nothing more important than the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP19) taking in Warsaw, Poland from Nov. 11-22. Read more »
climate change, North America and the Caribbean
October 18th, 2012
IPS journalists have had a winning week in the Caribbean, in Africa and in Latin America.
Two of our journalists have won climate change reporting prizes awarded by the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) and the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA). The awards ceremony was yesterday, 17th October, in Antigua. Read more »
Africa, climate change, Global, Latin America, North America and the Caribbean, Providing news and content
August 22nd, 2012
Inter Press Service (IPS) Washington DC bureau is looking for a reporter-intern.
Liaising with press representatives from think tanks, non-profits and U.S. government agencies to contribute to IPS’s weekly news agenda.
Conducting interviews with government officials, experts, representatives of international agencies and human-rights organisations and other individuals.
Covering press conferences, lectures, panel discussions and other events. Read more »
North America and the Caribbean
June 16th, 2012
Inter Press Service (IPS) congratulates Gareth Porter, a weekly contributor to IPS, on his award Thursday of the prestigious Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism for a series of articles on U.S. policies and strategy in Afghanistan and Pakistan published over the past year by IPS and Truthout. Read more »
Global, North America and the Caribbean, Providing news and content
September 14th, 2011
Opening of the 10th Annual CIVICUS Assembly in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Credit: CIVICUS.
Montreal welcomed more than 800 civil society leaders to the 10th CIVICUS world assembly, 10 – 12th September. IPS is a longstanding member of CIVICUS and was well represented at the event – providing news coverage, participating in the debates and taking the chance to meet old and new friends and partners from civil society in all regions. Read more »
Africa, Civil society, Dissemination and networking, Global, North America and the Caribbean, Providing news and content