Re: Update from IPSfrom Claudia Diez de Medina
Dear all, Just one thing, the printed TerraViva edition will be in English, French and Portuguese. Keep up the good work! Claudia At 10.45 28/01/2011, Abdullah Vawda [IPS Africa] wrote: >Dear friends, > >Hope you are energised and ready for a great event? > >Below is a small update from Inter Press Service, following our >fundraising and collaboration efforts: > >* The IPS TerraViva WEBSITE is now active, http://www.ips.org/TV/wsf >which will host the latest news, features, interviews and images from Dakar. > >* IPS will be producing MULTI-LINGUAL POSTERS of TerraViva (size 40 >x 60 cm) every day with French, Arabic, English Swahili stories included. > >* IPS and Flamme have agreed to SHARE CONTENT produced by the >respective teams, for publication in print and to be circulated >across various networks. > >* IPS is speaking to e-joussor to make ARABIC CONTENT available for >publication in TerraViva (online and poster editions) > >* A joint TRAINING WORKSHOP for selected journalists on 3-4 >February is being organised by the Panos and Amarc teams, as IPS >does not have an office or resources in Dakar. > >* Three IPS REPORTERS from Senegal will provide daily coverage of >the WSF and their reports will be published online. > >* IPS Director General Mario Lubetkin will be participating in three >SIDE EVENT seminars. Additional joint events may be confirmed in the >next few days, such as a proposed 'Media Rountable' discussion. > >* IPS will be producing a tabloid size TerraViva newsletter IN >PORTUGUESE language, for distribution on the final day, as the South >American sponsors specifically requested Portuguese language >material at the WSF. > >* Out team is looking forward to working with other communications >organisations that seek to promote the messages of the Forum, such >as AMARC, CIRANDA, AMANDLA, WSF TV, SACSIS, Pambazuka, CIVICUS, >e-Joussour, etc, etc > > >See you soon, >Regards, > >Abdullah Vawda >Marketing Manager >Inter Press Service (IPS) Africa >www.ips.org/africa >Head Office: 283 Dunkeld West Centre, >cnr Jan Smuts Ave and Bompas Rd, >Johannesburg, 2196 (South Africa) >Tel: +27 11 325 2671 >Fax: +27 11 325 2891 >Email: avawda@... > > > > >-- >Archive: >http://openfsm.net/projects/communication-commission/lists/communication-commission-discussion/archive/2011/01/1296208529092 >To unsubscribe send an email with subject "unsubscribe" to >communication-commission-discussion@.... Please >contact >communication-commission-discussion-manager@... for questions.