WATCH: 70th World News Media Congress 2018 – Opening ceremony and awarding of the 2018 Golden Pen of Freedom
For 70 years, the World News Media Congress has drawn together news and media executives from all over the world for critical discussions and strategic exchanges about the state of the industry and its future. This congress comes at a critical time for those invested in the news business and quality journalism.
The World News Media Congress is organized by WAN-IFRA, a global organization of the world’s press that promotes press freedom, quality journalism, editorial integrity and business development.
Outstanding individuals throughout the media industry make extraordinary personal sacrifices in the name of press freedom, ensuring the public get reliable professional news every minute of every day. The World News Media Congress awards the 2018 Golden Pen of Freedom to one such person. The ceremony is also a moment to mark WAN-IFRA’s formation 70 years ago.
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