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IFAJ 2017: South Africa

April 2-7, 2017

Starting in Pretoria and ending in Capetown

Stay tuned for more details!

IFAJ 2018 - The Netherlands

Theme: Dutch Roots

Main congress: 12- 15 July 2018

The main congress will start in the region Food Valley and further visits are planned to a diversity of hotspot in the Netherlands.



For more information: Esther Rozeboom – esther(at)

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Bonn, Germany – Representatives from 41 countries at the 60th IFAJ Delegate Assembly elected new leadership to the Presidium. Owen Roberts becomes the first Canadian in the history of the organization to serve as president, taking over from Markus Rediger of Switzerland who stepped down after completing four very successful years at the helm of IFAJ. Roberts previously held the positions of Secretary General and Vice-president in the Presidium before becoming President. more »

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Partnership with UN Food and Agricultural Organisation

The UN Food and Agricultural Organisation (FAO) and IFAJ join forces to promote wider global sharing of agricultural information. The partnership aims at enhancing knowledge exchange and content publishing related to global hunger and food security, nutrition, sustainable development and the responsible management of fishery and forestry resources, among other issues. In this presentation you will find what FAO can offer IFAJ journalists.

Young Leaders Award

Ten participants will been selected for the 2016 IFAJ-Alltech Young Leaders in Agricultural Journalism award. The award supports the winners’ participation in an IFAJ congress and in an intensive journalistic boot camp-style workshop.