IPRA, the International Public Relations Association, was established in 1955, and is the leading global network for PR professionals in their personal capacity. IPRA aims to advance trusted communication and the ethical practice of public relations. We do this through networking, our code of conduct and intellectual leadership of the profession.
IPRA is the organiser of public relations' annual global competition, the Golden World Awards for Excellence (GWA). IPRA's services enable PR professionals to collaborate and be recognised. Members create content via our Thought Leadership essays, social media and our consultative status with the United Nations. GWA winners demonstrate PR excellence. IPRA welcomes all those who share our aims and who wish to be part of the IPRA worldwide fellowship.
IPRA — leading trust and ethics in global communication
Latest IPRA Thought Leadership Essays:
ITL #316 IPRA Golden World Awards 2019: what the judges look for
GWA success brings worldwide recognition and acclaim. But what marks out a great piece of work? Which mistakes should entrants avoid? And why are esteemed communicators so happy to sit in judgment? By Rob Gray.
By: Rob Gray 24/04/2019
ITL #315 Healthcare: five trends communicators should watch
Scientific advances and policy changes are driving a transformation in healthcare globally, raising questions about ethics, efficacy and access that communicators need to address. By Jill Dosik.
By: Jill Dosik 15/04/2019
ITL #314 Rise of the media bots: what robot reporters mean for the future of PR
Media outlets are beginning to use AI-based tools to create editorial content. Where is this leading and how should PR prepare? By Meredith L. Eaton.
By: Meredith L. Eaton 08/04/2019
Latest from the Press Room:
Message from the IPRA President: Getting comfortable with the uncomfortable: April 2019
I am just back from the beautiful Croatian city of Selce where I spoke at the 17th PRO PR
Former IPRA President Loula Zaklama honoured by Egypt’s Head of State
At a ceremony held in the Presidential Palace in Cairo, Egypt’s head of state, President...