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  • Countdown to CPD is on

    Meg Page

    Tips and resources to help you complete your CIPR CPD submission and claim your 60 points by the end of February 2020. #InvestInCPD

  • CPD resources on public trust

    Blue and white slide cover for Ipsos MORI Veracity Index 2019

    In our 10 day countdown on CPD, today CIPR LPS Chair and Vice Chair Kerry Sheehan and Peter Holt explore some of the professional development resources you can read on public trust. They write… There is a range of data… Read More ›

  • Join the CIPR LPS committee

    Committee member

    Could you make a positive difference to practice and support other communications practitioners in public service. The CIPR’s Local Public Services Group is seeking new members to join its committee from the AGM this October 2019. Mandy Pearse, Chair of… Read More ›

  • Mandy Pearse becomes CIPR President-Elect

    Portrait picture of Mandy Pearse

    Following the conclusion of this year’s CIPR Election, Mandy Pearse has been named CIPR President-Elect for 2020. Congratulations to Mandy, who has been a long-standing volunteer for the institute, including as Chair of the CIPR Local Public Services group and an… Read More ›

  • Join us in Bristol for the 2019 AGM

    LPS AGM 2019 in Bristol The LPS Annual General Meeting, held jointly with the CIPR South West Committee, will take place on Wednesday 9 October 2019, 6pm to 8pm, in Bristol. CIPR President Emma Leech will speak at the AGM. The EventBrite… Read More ›

  • Contribute to the CIPR strategy

    Draft strategy survey text

    The CIPR wants your views on its future strategy. It has produced a draft document covering the period 2020 to 2024 and is inviting members to identify any gaps and make suggestions on what has been included. Draft Strategy 2020-2024… Read More ›

  • CIPR Panel backs ethics-driven approach to AI

    Kerry portrait

    The CIPR’s Artificial Intelligence Panel (#AIinPR) has backed guidelines proposed by the European Commission that promote an ethics-driven approaches to AI. Kerry Sheehan, CIPR LPS Committee Member and Deputy Chair of the institute’s AI panel, called on colleagues to support organisations in… Read More ›

  • Winning awards is the key to opportunity

    CIPR Excellence - Winning Matters

    By Mandy Pearse, Chair of the Local Public Services Group Winning an award is not an end in itself however lovely the award ceremony or black tie dinner. The bigger prize has to be the potential that winning or being… Read More ›