Welcome to IPF
IPF press credentials
The International Press Federation (IPF) is a leader and a major professional industry organizations for journalists and media professionals in the world. The organization has several members worldwide and is administered by a board of trustees composed by high profile media and journalism experts from a varied background. The primary mission of the IPF is to promoting and encouraging high standard among media professionals through professional development, networking among wide and varied range of journalists, including but not limited to editors, press photographers, print journalists, press spokespeople, cameramen/women, directors, authors, publishers, bloggers, arts critics, anchormen, from print, TV, radio and web media, either full- time, part-time or freelancers thus covering and representing all the interests of media without exclusion. Every one is accepted.
There are 2 types of memberships: Individual Membership (IM) for media professionals and Corporate Membership (CM) for organizations, colleges, universities, etc.
Benefits of IPF
IPF members are recognized and accepted in almost all of the 192 countries members of the United Nations. Thus membership to IPF is highly beneficial and gives you the affiliation, support and credentials you need to get started as a well respected and trusted journalist in your field.
The International Press Federation (IPF) is dedicated to create a free world sustained by responsible journalism. Thus we place emphasis on high standard and ethical behavior in the practice of journalism among our members.