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Board of Directors



The IPS Board of Directors is comprised of distinguished journalists, academics, communications experts and specialists in international cooperation – chosen by the IPS International Association’s members.

 

 

Walther Lichem, Chair (November 2014 – )
Walther Lichem, retired Austrian Ambassador with studies in law and oriental archaeology (Univ. of Graz, Austria) and political science (Univ. of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; Institute for Advanced Studies, Vienna).

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Fifi Benaboud, Vice-Chair
Fifi Benaboud – Algerian. PhD in Political Science. Coordinator of Transmediterranean Program (“Transmed”), North-South Centre of the Council of Europe.

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 baccin Marco Baccin
Former Ambassador of Italy to Uruguay and Cuba.
Thalif Deen
Thalif Deen, U.N. Bureau Chief and Regional Director, Inter Press Service (IPS).

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Paula Fray
Former IPS Africa Director, Managing Director of Fray InterMedia.
Ricardo Grassi
President and DG of ‘IPS Academy’ and in-charge of the Communication and Information Unit, UNESCO Afghanistan.

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Estrella Gutierrez
Chief Editor, IPS Spanish News Serrvice.

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Kerry Kennedy
After graduating from Brown University and Boston College Law School, Ms. Kennedy established the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Center for Human Rights to ensure the protection of rights codified under the U.N. Declaration of Human Rights in 1948.

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Farhana Haque Rahman
Director-General of Inter Press Service.

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Giovanni Spinelli
Giovanni Spinelli, born in 1942, is an Italian journalist. In the 1960s he was the national representative of Italian NGOs and worked as a political reporter.

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Frank La Rue
Former Special Rapporteur onn the promotion and protection of the right to freedom of opinion and expression at the UN Office of the High Commissioner of Human Rights.
Khalid Malik
An international civil servannt, resident in New York. He has held a variety of senior management and substantive positions at the United Nations and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).
 kudzai-pic_90 Kudzai Makombe
IPS Africa Regional Director.

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Bibiana Piene
A senior reporter on the Foreign News Desk of the Norwegian News Agency. Active member of the International Association for Investigative Journalism, International Reporter and IAWRT; and International Association for Women in Radio and TV.
 enrique yeves Enrique Yeves
Chief of Corporate Communicatioons, FAO.
José Washington
IPS Latin America Director
 
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