Press Releases

IPA reveals 2018 Prix Voltaire shortlist

The International Publishers Association (IPA) today announces the shortlist for the 2018 IPA Prix Voltaire, which rewards exemplary courage in upholding the freedom to publish and in enabling others to exercise their right to freedom of expression.

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International Publishers Back Macmillan over Trump ‘Cease and Desist’ Threats

The International Publishers Association has thrown its full support behind US publisher Macmillan and its CEO, John Sargent, for their firm stand in the face of pressure from United States President Donald Trump to halt publication of Fire and Fury, Michael Wolff’s book on the Trump White House.

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IPA stands against censorship in South Africa

The International Publishers Association calls on the South African State Security Agency (SSA) and the South African Revenue Service (SARS) to stop their attempts to withdraw from circulation and censor Jacques Pauw’s book The President’s Keepers.

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IPA names creative industries expert James Taylor as new Director, Communications and Freedom to Publish

The International Publishers Association (IPA) has appointed James Taylor to be its next Director, Communications and Freedom to Publish, a pivotal role in the IPA’s promotion of copyright and freedom to publish – the drivers of the organization’s dual mandates as a global trade association and human rights defender.

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IPA grows in strength as six new members set to join in 2018

The entire IPA Membership now stands at 76 member associations in 65 countries, another significant boost to the IPA’s global visibility and influence.

 

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32nd IPA World Congress set to discuss how publishers will shape the future through innovation and technology

The International Publishers Association (IPA) and The Federation of Indian Publishers (FIP) have today announced the conference program for the 32nd IPA World Congress, which will take place in New Delhi 10-14th February 2018. The program is based on the theme of “Shaping the Future: Innovation Meets Experience” exploring how publishers can better use innovation and technology to meet customer’s changing needs and learn from the wealth of experience acquired by publishers from all around the world. This year’s line-up includes keynote sessions based on the IPA core pillars of Copyright and Freedom to Publish. 

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