Women Making News in London

To mark World Press Freedom Day, the Institute of Commonwealth Studies (ICWS) is screening the IAWRT's collaborative documentary, Velvet Revolution on Wed 3 May 2017 in London.

This will be followed by a panel discussion with Project Director and Executive Producer, Nupur Basu; Rita Payne, President Emeritus, Commonwealth Journalists Association; William Horsley, Director, Centre for Freedom of the Media; and Rebecca Vincent, UK Bureau Director, Reporters without Borders (RSF).

It will be at 6pm in the Chancellor’s Hall, First Floor, Senate House, Malet Street, London WC1E 7HU. Entry is free, but requires registering with ICWS

 In India, a World Press Freedon Day screening has also been organised by UNESCO. IAWRT's Production team will be represented by Archana Kapoor, the Chapter Head  of IAWRT India, and Reena Mohan. the editor of Velvet Revolution and Deepika Sharma, one of the five country directors.