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History

29 Jan 1961, Hamburg (Germany FR), as a joint association of World Association of Newspapers (WAN), which has an agreement concerning INCA-FIEJ Research Institute. Originally referred to as International Newspaper and Colour Association (INCA), with remit to study technical and economic aspects of colour in newspapers; scope widened in 1965 to include all facets of newspaper publishing. Previously also referred to as INCA-FIEJ Research Association - International Association for Newspaper and Media Technology (IFRA). Articles adopted 28 May 1967; amended: 10 Apr 1969; 14 Apr 1970; 6 Apr 1971; 5 Sep 1978; 16 Oct 1980; 21 Oct 1986; 16 Oct 1996; 14 Oct 1998; 11 Oct 2000. Registered in accordance with Swiss law.

Aims

Act as the platform for decision-makers in the newspaper industry.

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Activities

Organizes: annual IFRA EXPO exhibition; international conferences seminars and training events. Provides consultancy services; conducts research; provides standardization services; offers a training centre for newspaper professionals. Technical Committees cooperate with system suppliers and manufacturers in addressing questions in specific areas.

Structure

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Staff

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Financing

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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 3 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 77 countries
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Type I Classification

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Type II Classification

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Subjects *

  • Communication
    • Media
    • Newspapers, Newsreels
  • Research, Standards
    • Research
  • Technology
    • Technology

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 4: Quality EducationGOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure

UIA Org ID

E2282

Last News Received

22. Jul 2009
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** UN SDGs are linked to the subject classification.

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