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
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
June 13th, 2013
An international team of IPS reporters and editors will be in Rome June 15-22 to cover the 38th Biennial Conference of the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO).
In addition to online coverage in print and video, IPS will produce a printed daily multi-lingual conference newspaper, “TerraViva FAO38.” Read more »
Africa, Agriculture, Globalization and the South, Providing news and content, Sustainable development, United Nations
June 13th, 2013
June 15-22 marks the 38th Biennial Conference of the United Nations Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO). In addition to daily written TerraViva FAO38 coverage of the conference, the newly born IPSTV, is organising five televised Media Talks on issues related to media and food security.
The “Food and Media Talks” mark the beginning of IPSTV pilot phase that will lead to daily programs starting September 2013. Read more »
Africa, Agriculture, climate change, Sustainable development, United Nations
June 10th, 2013
Journalist in a huddle during group work.
JAKARTA – Putting climate change in the context of rural agriculture. Packaging and selling story ideas to editors. Translating policy into stories that affect daily lives. Discussing the need for better understanding of climate change to report better on it.
These were but some of the focus of discussions during the Jun. 4-6, 2013 media training workshop on ‘Reporting Climate Change and Rural Development’, which was held here in Indonesian capital. The workshop, the last of a series by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), was organised by IPS-Inter Press Service and Thomson Reuters Foundation. Read more »
Asia & Pacific, climate change, Providing news and content, Sustainable development