UNESCO, FreePressUnlimited (FPU) and MoI, launched an initiative to protect the lives of journalists

Following the killing of two journalists in Basra on 10 January 2020, UNESCO Iraq Office and FreePressUnlimited (FPU) in cooperation with the Ministry of Interior and the national committee for the safety of journalists organized a meeting with Iraqi journalists to discuss the measures aimed to protect them in light of the latest incident. During the meeting, MoI representative Saad Maan, on behalf of the Minister of Interior, Yassin Al-Yasiri, launched the second hotline “171” to be the tool of contacting the Special Investigation Unit (SIU) by journalists in Iraq…

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From Linear to Circular – London: Applications now open

Following on from the huge interest in the From Linear to Circular workshop in Atlanta, we are now opening applications for the London version of the programme. This programme is the third of its kind and is aimed at postgraduate students and professionals. It will be hosted in London for the second time from 15th-18th June. Candidates have until 8th March 2020 to complete their applications to be considered. The programme involves a six-week online phase. During this stage, participants work in teams on collaborative projects, whilst connecting and sharing…

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PRCA Partners with Digital City Festival 2020

The Public Relations and Communications Association (PRCA) has announced an exciting media partnership agreement with the Digital City Festival 2020, as the heart of Manchester prepares to turn into a digital paradise. Between 9th and 13th March, 2020, Digital City Festival week will see events hosted all around Manchester for the digital community – creating opportunities for network growth, innovation, lead generation and personal development. Festival Director of Digital City Festival, Martyn Collins, said “It’s great that PRCA are supporting Digital City Festival and getting involved in Digital City Expo.…

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CAP – Influencer Marketing – Key Advice Resources

The ASA/CAP have released a post called: Influencer Marketing – Key Advice Resources. I have enclosed the text of the link below, but please have a look at the ASA/CAP site as there are lots of things of interest to anyone with an interest in Ethical Marketing. From infographics and webinars to Insight articles and our AdviceOnline database – we have a whole host of resources on influencer marketing to help marketers and influencers get it right and avoid a run-in with the ASA.  Key Guidance  Influencers’ guide to making…

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CAP: Wait a minute, Mr Postman – Delivery charges in ads

The ASA/CAP have released a post called: Wait a minute, Mr Postman – Delivery charges in ads. I have enclosed the text of the link below, but please have a look at the ASA/CAP site as there are lots of things of interest to anyone with an interest in Ethical Marketing. Internet shopping has a lot going for it. Along with avoiding the crowds, you can also find what you want, when you want and then instantly compare the prices with other businesses. With internet shopping becoming part and parcel…

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