The 17th IACC got underway Thursday in Panama City, Panama. Read some of the highlights captured by the IACC Young Journalists team
and comments from participants.
Today there are over 20 workshops and panels, four film screenings, two plenaries, an evening networking event and an outdoor concert. You can see the full agenda here
and follow on Twitter at #17IACC
Did you miss yesterday’s opening plenary of the IACC? Read Young Journalist Andrea Arzaba’s summary of the event
Demonstration during President Varela's speech
Roughly eight minutes into Panamanian President Juan Carlos Varela's opening speech, two participants conducted a demonstration demanding the release of Dutch journalist Okke Ornstein, who is charged with criminal libel. Read the full story here
Explaining the era of mistrust
Recent elections from Donald Trump to Brexit to the Colombian Peace Agreement have shown that people have lost trust in government. Why has this happened,
what can be done and what does corruption have to do with it? Find out here!
FairPlay concert tonight!
Don't miss the FairPlay concert tonight at 8pm at Plaza Cathedral in Casco Viejo
(Old City) after the Films for Transpareny screening. Three talented anti-corruption bands will perform: Nasseman
, MC Pato EC
and Barbaroots. Here's a sneak peek of their music
One of our Young Journalists, Kait Bolongaro, snapped a selfie with President Varela, well done!
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