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Message from the IPRA President: Nursing IPRA’s Thought Leadership Essays March 2016

Recently, I spoke with Robert Gray, IPRA’s editor for the Thought Leadership Essays (ITL), which members receive with regularity. Fresh content, regularly distributed, is a benefit of IPRA membership. The steadily growing online archive of essays is a repository of a huge amount of unique PR-related content. This befits the standing of an organization like IPRA and provides a first-class resource for researchers and practitioners.

News Coverage of the Appointment of Bart De Vries, IPRA President

Bart de Vries new President IPRA

February 2016 Letter to members

Does PR lend itself to creativity?

Press Release Milan 01-02-2016

IPRA President remembers the Florence Flood of 1966


Press Release Iceland 01-02-2016

Iceland To Host Global PR Summit 9- 10 June 2016


President's message January 2016

Dear IPRA members

UN Report for Member States Cites IPRA for Best Practices in Communications for the UN System

“Demonstrating the Value of our Work” was the topic of a recent workshop for senior managers and staff of the United Nations Department of Public Information (DPI) at UN headquarters in New York. The seminar marked 10 years of cooperation of an IPRA advisory committee with ECRU (The Evaluation and Communications Research Unit) headed by Janet Wieser, Chief.

Message of the President of IPRA - December 2015

Dear members and colleagues,

Message of the President of IPRA - November 2015

Dear members and colleagues,

IPRA celebrates its 60th birthday in style: GWA Grand Prix is all about Saving

IPRA, the International Public Relations Association, celebrated its 60th anniversary in style last week at a congress in Johannesburg, South Africa with delegates from 38 countries. The Congress on the theme of leadership heard from a distinguished panel of speakers all leaders in their own right, from CEOs to social campaigners.

IPRA President’s Award 2015 goes to Peru’s educationalist Johan Leuridan Huys

In 2012, the IPRA President’s award went to the institution the Peruvian Universidad de San Martín de Porres following its excellent hosting of the IPRA World Congress. Today the IPRA President’s Award 2015 recognises the career of a symbolic leader of Peruvian education, Dr. Johan Leuridan Huys.

The International Public Relations Association Honors Harold Burson

This week, the International Public Relations Association (IPRA), founded to organize public relations professionals into a transnational society and raise standards of the practice of PR worldwide, is hosting its annual congress in Johannesburg, South Africa, and celebrating its 60th anniversary. The theme for the 2015 meeting is “Leadership in Communication – The Way to Trust,” an examination of the skills required to lead a brand or organization in today’s fast-paced, transparent marketplace.

Message from the President of IPRA - October 2015

We have enriched our knowledge with the insightful contributions of the invited speakers, as well as with the sharing of best practice.
Dr. Amybel Sánchez de Walther


Four Days to go to IPRA World Congress- Have you booked your seat?

The 60th International Public Relations Association (IPRA) 2015 World Congress and Exhibition is taking place in South Africa from the 27th-29th of September. It is set to be an exceptional event including exciting speakers and new concepts that simply cannot be missed.

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