July 25, 2014
The Public Relations Institute of Australia (PRIA), the PR and communication professionals’ peak national body is calling for entries for its prestigious 2014 Golden Target Awards.   The Awards, running continuously since 1975, recognise and reward excellence in public relations and communications. The 17 Awards this year include 11 for specific practice areas, and ‘best-of-the-best’ categories including Young...
July 2, 2014
Anne Gregory, Global Alliance Chair Normally when the phrase Annual General Meeting (AGM) is mentioned about any organisation, there is excitement by a very few people and yawns by most. Fortunately we managed to buck the trend somewhat at the AGM and associated events at the Global Alliance’s (GA) Headquarters in Lugano, Switzerland at the end of June. Three milestone decisions were taken which will have...
July 2, 2014
What does it mean to you to participate as a speaker at the 2014 World Public Relations Forum?   Participating as a speaker at the World Public Relations Forum is an honour and allows me to share the years of research, interviews and experience as a Sustainable Communication Strategist in the field of ‘green’ public relations. I am excited about this year’s theme ‘Communication with a...
July 2, 2014
Nils Petter Strommen, Chairman, Norwegian Communication Association Can you give us an overview on the state of the public relations profession in Norway? How is it perceived and how does practice differ from elsewhere in the world? It’s a very diverse industry, spanning both the public and private sector. The majority of practitioners are female with an average age of 40 years old. Public sector...
July 2, 2014
Finland is falling behind when it comes to human rights development. It is still the only Nordic country where same-sex marriage is not recognized by the law. Over a year and a half ago a group of young people started to think what they could do about it. Today that group of people is us. We believe that every human being has the right to get married regardless of their gender or sexual orientation.   The Citizen’s Initiative...
Aug
25
CPRPA 4th Internatio...
25 - 26 August 2014
Sep
11
EUPRERA Annual Congr...
11 - 13 September 2014
Sep
21
World Public Relatio...
21 - 23 September 2014
Oct
11
PRSA International C...
11 - 14 October 2014