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IFAJ 2017: South Africa

April 2-7, 2017

Starting in Pretoria and ending in Capetown

Stay tuned for more details!

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.



For more information: Esther Rozeboom – esther(at)

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The International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) is a non-partisan, professional association for agricultural journalists in 40 countries. IFAJ supports and encourages the practice of agricultural journalism in countries embracing freedom of the press. More about us...

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China is a vast and very interesting country. Eleven journalists from ten countries around the world experienced that during eight days in the Beijing, Changzhou and Shanghai areas in late September 2016. We met farmers, farm workers, coop members and staff from distributors and companies like AGCO (sponsor of the whole tour) and DeLaval. more »

(07.October 2016)

On 16 October 1945, 42 countries assembled in Quebec, Canada, to create the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Their goal was to free humanity from hunger and malnutrition, and to effectively manage the global food system – more information on FAO’s origin is available here.


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(06.October 2016)

Green Week is committed to support individual members of IFAJ who will attend the International GreenWeek. It is offering to arrange accreditation, enable access to press conferences, provide tickets for exclusive events, such as the opening ceremony, and provide press material online which can be used by journalists for coverage. more »

How do you define sustainable agriculture in your country? The German Congress organizers want to know. more »

Montreal, Canada – Twelve agricultural journalists and communicators from around the globe will be taking part in the 5th International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) Exposure-4-Development tour this fall, which goes to China.  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.