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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Register now for the early bird fee Dear Colleagues, Please invite your guild members to register for the congress in Argentina. The early bird fee is available until April 19. This congress is an unique opportunity to travel to a far corner of the earth, and set foot in new lands that you have never seen before. Get ready to follow in the footsteps of the early European explorers, to discover a rich culture in a country that stretches to one of the southernmost points of the world, in a land... mehr »

The European Journalism Centre (EJC) launched an open call for proposals focusing on the eight European countries with the highest development spending. The eighth country, France, is not an IFAJ member country. The EJC will provide a selection of innovative reporting projects with the necessary funds to enable journalists, editors and development stakeholders to perform thorough research and to develop entirely new and experimental reporting and presentation methods.  mehr »

IFAJ seminar about freedom of the press by Hans Siemes There is always pressure on agricultural journalists. Even in countries which have freedom of the press, Oliver Vujovic, general secretary of SEEMO (South and East Europe Media Organization) said at a seminar of the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) on January 18th in Berlin.  mehr »

By Jean de Dieu (John) Ininahazwe, CAPAD/Burundi I have been a Communicator/Journalist since 2008. I am an Editor of two Newsletters (The Farmer and the Rural Voice) in 3 languages (Kirundi, French and English). I have been privileged to attend both 2012 Master Class and 2012 IFAJ Congress. mehr »

By Iurii Mykhailov, President, Union of Agricultural Journalists of Ukraine. From the middle of September until the end of November, the Union of Agricultural Journalists of Ukraine together with the European Business Association provided the training for 10 members of the Ukrainian Ag journalists and communicators in modern biotechnology, with an emphasis on GMOs in agriculture.  mehr »

By Jana Janků, KPN vice-president The Club of Agricultural Journalists (KPN) under the Slovak Syndicate of Journalists, (IFAJ member), is not a big club in numbers, but the colleagues are vigorous journalists and zealous organizers. This year it has already been seventeen years of the club commitment to TOP AGRO - a competition of about 100 agro companies ready to present their achievements in public.  mehr »

By José van Gelder Although an official review of the E-4-D Media Tour will follow, I can say from the bottom of my heart that I found it an amazing, overwhelming IFAJ event that went beyond my expectations. As Chris already stated in his piece on this homepage “We battled fatigue, broken down buses and sore jaws from laughing, but all members made this their own experience not to forget.”  mehr »

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