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 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 29th, 2013
Empresa Brasil de Comunicação (EBC) and IPS signed a content collaboration agreement on the first day of the 4th International Public Media Forum, held in Brasilia, on August 29.
EBC director general Eduardo Castro and IPS director general Mario Lubetkin stressed the importance of collaboration between the agencies working together and sharing experience.
Dissemination and networking, Latin America, Providing news and content
August 28th, 2013
The role of public media and its future trends will be discussed during the 4th International Public Media Forum – Sustainability, Inclusion and the New Latin American Reality, which will take place at the Empresa Brasil de Comunicação’s (EBC) Cultural Space on August 29th and 30th in Brasilia.
The conference is co-sponsored by the World Bank and the Empresa Brasil de Comunicação (EBC), and has the institutional support of the Office of the President of the Republic’s Communication Secretariat (Secom) and the Inter Press Service (IPS) news agency. Read more »
Latin America, Providing news and content, Sustainable development
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