WMS Events

  • Dec. 17, 2013

    WMS Foundation was established.

  • Oct. 9-10, 2013

    The 2nd WMS Presidium meeting was held in Hangzhou, China.

  • Oct. 8-10, 2009

    The 1st World Media Summit (WMS) was held in Beijing.

  • Nov. 20, 2009

    Xinhua News Agency & the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) co-launched the "Global News Day for Children" - 24-hour multimedia "relay" coverage.

  • January 2010

    Al Jazeera Media Network joined WMS Presidium and Secretariat.

  • Oct. 11-20, 2010

    WMS training program for young journalists from developing countries was held in China.

  • June 27, 2011

    The New York Times Company joined WMS Presidium and Secretariat.

  • Sept. 27, 2011

    The 1st WMS Presidium meeting was held in Beijing.

  • June 14, 2012

    NBC News, Folha Group and Kasturi & Sons Limited joined WMS Presidium and Secretariat.

  • June 18-22, 2012

    WMS Global Training Program on Reporters' Safety was held in Beijing.

  • June 28, 2012

    WMS Convention on the Protection of Intellectual Property Related to Media Results was released by WMS Secretariat.

  • Jul. 5-6, 2012

    The 2nd World Media Summit was held in Moscow.

  • Mar. 8, 2013

    MIH Group joined WMS Presidium and Secretariat.

  • June, 17-21, 2013

    WMS Secretariat members visited Guizhou Province, China.