Information bestows power; at risk communities need information as much as water, food and medicine, or shelter.
-- Markku Niskala, Secretary General of the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)
Founded in 2012, the MIPJ (http://www.mipj.org), an initiative of the International Information Policy Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity under US tax law, acts as a nexus of media, information, international relations and humanitarian affairs, examining the role of information in the international sphere, and in particular during international crisis, conflict, human-made and natural disaster.
Inaugural Edition (Print/Digital) Launched June 2012 with international dstribution via Ingram, print edition available via MIPJ 2012" target="_blank">Amazon.com, BN.com, independent brick and mortar bookstores via Indiebound, and other outlets. Digital available for webviewer, ipad, and .pdf via MagCloud.
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