IFAJ 2017 World Congress South Africa

Taking place between the 2nd and 8th of April 2017 in Gauteng- and the Western Cape. 
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IFAJ 2018 - The Netherlands

Theme: Dutch Roots

Main congress: 12- 15 July 2018

The main congress will start in the region Food Valley and further visits are planned to a diversity of hotspot in the Netherlands.

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by Owen Roberts, IFAJ vice-president IFAJ executive members have been asked this week to engage their guilds in a survey about their role as what's called "knowledge brokers" -- those who help transfer information to farmers. All IFAJ members are encouraged to participate in this survey, the first-ever of its kind. You -- and the IFAJ -- will benefit from the wealth of information collected. This includes best practices your international colleagues have found to collect information, how... mehr »

IFAJ is an open platform for agricultural journalists and agricultural communicators. It supports free, fair and independent agricultural journalism worldwide, through networking and professional development. To support Strategy 2020, a global outreach program endorsed by the federation’s executive and delegates, and to efficiently help administer its expanding day-to-day affairs, IFAJ has created two part time positions. One replaces the existing Executive Secretary and the other is a new... mehr »

The IFAJ, in collaboration with Texas Tech University’s Department of Agricultural Education and Communications, is starting a first-of-its-kind research study. Its aim is to explore the roles of IFAJ members in exchanging agricultural knowledge with producers, a term called "mobilizing" knowledge. The research, which is being conducted through a global survey, hopes to shed light on the existing best practices IFAJ members have used to share information to their audiences. The... mehr »

Press freedom is considered to be a cornerstone of human rights and a basic guarantee of other freedoms. It encourages transparency and it ensures that society enjoys the rule of true justice. Freedom of press is also the foundation of our daily reporting – even if you do not think about it much. mehr »

Please note that the deadlines for the IFAJ –YARA Sustainable Agriculture Reporting Award, the IFAJ Star Prize for Broadcasting, online category, and the IFAJ Star Prize for Photography have all been extended to May 3, 2013. There will be no further deadline extensions. The three contests are open to all members. Full details, including submission procedures, are available at the IFAJ website under 'contests and awards'. mehr »

The deadline is May 1, 2013.The contest is open to any member in good standing of a national association or guild that is a member of IFAJ. Full details, including entry instructions, are available at the IFAJ website, www.ifaj.org/contests-awards/photo-contest.html  mehr »

[PORVOO, Finland] -- Ten participants have been selected for this year's 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. This year’s boot camp takes place August 30-31, prior to the IFAJ congress in Argentina.  mehr »

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