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New at IFAJ

23 – 30 September 2016

The 5th annual IFAJ Exposure-4-Development Tour will explore agriculture and mechanization in China!

A group of 12 jury-selected journalists from around the world will have the chance to travel to Beijing, Changzhou and Shanghai, China, for a first-hand look at farming and development in the world’s most populous country.

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The 60th IFAJ Congress takes place in Bonn, a small city in the Rhineland with a big past and a challenging future. Bonn has been capital of Western Germany during 40 years of Cold War and today it is UN city of Germany and home city of important media like the German Broadcaster DW. Find out more about why you should go to IFAJ 2016. more »

IFAJ is the world's only global organization dedicated solely to agricultural journalism. As a result, IFAJ members are all leaders in their own way, representing agricultural journalism and sometimes being called on to speak for agriculture as a whole.


Leaders have many different styles. Each style has something to teach us, as Jane Craigie, IFAJ executive member from the British Agricultural Journalists guild, wrote in a recent speech to Scottish rural leaders. See what she describes as... more »

Canada – The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) and DuPont Pioneer are collaborating to provide training and networking opportunities for agricultural journalists from developing countries.

Almost a dozen agricultural journalists will participate in the 7th Annual IFAJ Master Class held in Bonn, Germany, 11-13 July, which precedes the 2016 IFAJ Congress being held 13-17 July.  more »

The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) committee of freedom of the press is deeply concerned about the situation for our colleagues in Burundi. more »

Partnership with UN Food and Agricultural Organisation

The UN Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) and IFAJ join forces to promote wider global sharing of agricultural information. The partnership aims at enhancing knowledge exchange and content publishing related to global hunger and food security, nutrition, sustainable development and the responsible management of fishery and forestry resources, among other issues. In this presentation you will find what FAO can offer IFAJ journalists.

Young Leaders Award

Ten participants will been selected for the 2016 IFAJ-Alltech Young Leaders in Agricultural Journalism award. The award supports the winners’ participation in an IFAJ congress and in an intensive journalistic boot camp-style workshop.