Past Events

21 Jun 2012

The Institute for War and Peace Reporting invites bloggers and social media journalists in the south Caucasus region to apply to take part in a cycle of training workshops and publishing activities.

Call for participants in Women’s Rights Advocacy and Reporting Strategies project.
15 Jun 2011

IWPR's Chief of Mission in Iraq, Ammar Al-Shahbander, will speak at a lunch panel discussion on the Iraqi news media at the National Endowment for Democracy on June 15.
4 Mar 2011

IWPR and the United States-based NGO International Research and Exchanges Board, IREX, are hosting a conference, March 4-5, on Iraq’s press laws and new challenges facing the media.

IWPR and leading US NGO organise gathering on local media developments and controversies.
24 Nov 2010
Photographs from the 2010 Kurt Schork Awards Ceremony hosted by Thomson Reuters.
21 Oct 2010

In partnership with the World Affairs Council of Northern California, IWPR featured a discussion between Scott Malcomson and Dr Francis Fukuyama on how American power was shaped and misshaped following 9/11.
19 Oct 2010

IWPR’s New York Ambassadors Circle sponsored an evening discussion centered around Scott Malcomson’s new book, Generation’s End: A Personal Memoir of American Power after 9/11.
27 Sep 2010

Conference co-sponsored by IWPR shows how latest innovations can be used to enhance communications.
27 Sep 2010

Malcomson is foreign editor of the New York Times Magazine.

IWPR’s London Ambassadors Circle hosted a discussion featuring Scott Malcomson’s latest book, Generation’s End: A Personal Memoir of American Power after 9/11.
10 Jun 2010

Arthur Sulzberger, Jr. and The New York Times Company and the Trustees of the Institute for War and Peace Reporting co-hosted a private cocktail reception celebrating LOCAL VOICES, GLOBAL COVERAGE. Ian Fisher, the Deputy Foreign Editor of the New York Times, discussed the critical work of local journalists in areas of crisis and conflict, such as those trained and supported through the IWPR network, and the vital role global dissemination of their stories serves in informing international debate and driving change. Gideon D’Arcangelo, VP of Strategy at ESI Design, spoke about his firm’s work in redesigning IWPR’s online news and programming platform and the importance of the media pipeline in disseminating crucial information.

15 Apr 2010

IWPR celebrates the launch of its new online news and programming platform. The event featured a discussion, 6 Years Later, IWPR in Iraq: Giving Voice, Driving Change, with Ammar Al Shahbander, Chief of Mission in Iraq, Janet Benshoof, Esq., President & Founder of Global Justice Center, and Sean Maguire, the Global Editor for Political News at Thomson Reuters. The panelists spoke of their experiences reporting from Iraq and of prospects for civil society building.