Español
IPS – Inter Press Service News Agency
   
 
August 12th, 2013

africaIPS Africa has been invited as media partner to the annual conference of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit of Heads of State and Government, to be held on August, 17 – 18, in Lilongwe, Malawi.

IPS Africa will be present with a team of journalists to the number of side events to be held during the conference starting August 14th, leading up to the Summit of Heads of State and Governments, to produce 3 printed multi-lingual TerraViva’s.

Journalists reporting about SADC proceedings will put a lens on policy announcements on interregional co-operation; progress in key areas which have inter regional impacts – gender issues, development, transport and infrastructure among others, as well as inform about the meeting of the SADC council of NGOs.

In addition to online and live social media coverage about the events, IPS Africa will support the Institute for the Advancement of Journalism (IAJ) in training journalists workshops, including field trips and content production.

Online coverage and pdf’ versions of SADC TerraViva conference journal will be available for download at IPS Africa website.

Join us on twitter @IPSAfrica and use the hashtag #SADCSummit.

And Facebook

More about: Africa, Capacity building, Providing news and content

 
Make a donation
 

Latest News

IPS draws focus of the G-77 Plenary Meeting at the U.N. in Vienna
IPS-Inter Press Service Director General Ramesh Jaura addressed a special session of the Group of 77 (G-77) plenary meeting at the U.N. in Vienna on October 7, stressing that IPS was the world’s leading provider of news and analysis on sustainable development. He told ambassadors of the group comprising 134 developing nations that IPS was […]
Yet Another Award for IPS Reporter Desmond Brown
IPS extends a warm congratulations to our reporter Desmond Brown for winning the Best Print Story in the recently concluded 4th Regional Excellence in Agricultural Journalism Awards (2014), presented by the Caribbean Agricultural Research and Development Institute (CARDI) and the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA). His submission Fishing Communities Will Face Warmer Acid […]
More >>  
Warmer Days a Catastrophe in the Making for Kenya’s Pastoralists
OPINION: Innovation Needed to Help Family Farms Thrive
Pacific Climate Change Warriors Block World’s Largest Coal Port
More >>  
 
 

  TAG CLOUD

ASEAN climate change communication cooperation development elections environment Global human rights IFAD IPS journalists Kofi Annan mdgs media media development poverty Terraviva UNDP women

Copyright © 2014 IPS – Inter Press Service News Agency. All rights reserved.