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2018-06-15 The DCX Digital Content Expo is expanding its portfolio: For the first time the exhibition, that will take place from 9 to 11 October in Berlin, will include an area dedicated to “Content Services” that will also have its own stage. This term is used to describe solutions and services that companies can use to manage the growing flood of information in a way that is automated, safe and in conformity with the law. Read more ...

2018-06-12 WAN-IFRA with six media organisations and their affiliates representing over 20,000 media publishers and professionals in over 120 countries around the world have come together to express concern over Facebook’s new advertising policy that labels quality news as political advocacy and includes such content in its political ad archive. Read more ...

2018-06-11 During the 70th WAN-IFRA’s annual congress in Estoril, Portugal, Lisa MacLeod , Head of Digital at Tiso Blackstar Group, South Africa, was elected Vice-President of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers. Seven executives from leading news media companies were also elected to new terms on the Board of WAN-IFRA. Read more ...

2018-06-06 The Golden Pen of Freedom, the annual press freedom award of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), has been awarded to Maria Ressa, Co-founder, CEO and Executive Editor of the online news site, Rappler. Read more ...

2018-06-06 The Board of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA), meeting in Estoril, Portugal on 6th June 2017, on the occasion of the 70th World News Media Congress, has called on the government of President Rodrigo Duterte in the Philippines to cease its attacks on online news site, Rappler, and to do more to discourage supporters from threatening the safety and security of its journalists, both online and off. Read more ...

2018-05-24 The Women in News Editorial Leadership Award recognises an exemplary contribution of an Editor to her newsroom - and under her leadership the contribution of her newspaper - to society. Editor from Syria and Editor from Uganda receive Award recognizing exceptional leadership in the newsroom. Read more ...

2018-05-23 The World Printers Forum, the print community of the World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers WAN-IFRA, announces a new contest: the Print Innovation Awards. The prize for innovations of newspapers and magazines will be presented on the first exhibition day of the IFRA World Publishing Expo, i.e. Tuesday, 9 October 2018, in Berlin. The new “Print Innovation Awards” competition honours the most innovative print ads as well as newspaper and magazine publishers’ products worldwide Read more ...

2018-05-17 IFRA & DCX exhibitions agree on a cooperation with the network for global magazine media, FIPP, including a participation in the congress programme in October in Berlin FIPP, the network for global media, will join forces with IFRA World Publishing Expo and DCX Digital Content Expo in a world first for global associations representing newspaper and magazine media. The leadership of WAN-IFRA, representing the global newspaper industry, and FIPP, representing the global magazine media, made the joint announcement today. Read more ...

2018-04-13 The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) expresses outrage at the murder of journalist Javier Ortega, photographer Paúl Rivas, and driver Efraín Segarra. Read more ...

2018-04-12 The formation of a Global Council to Build Trust in Media and Fight Misinformation was announced today at the International Journalism Festival in Perugia, Italy.   The World Association of Newspapers and News Publishers (WAN-IFRA) and The World Editors Forum are founding members of the Council, along with the Ethical Journalism Network, European Broadcasting Union, Global Editors Network, Global Forum for Media Development and the Online News Association Read more ...

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