CIPR President's Q3 2015 Report

The Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) has today published the third quarterly report from 2015 CIPR President, Sarah Pinch, spotlighting progress towards her Presidential pledges:

  • Making membership more meaningful to clients and employers
  • Standing up for a profession confident in its high standards and able to demonstrate its value
  • Building trust in our practice through the Code of Conduct and Continuing Professional Development
  • Reaching audiences beyond the industry.

Between July - September highlights included:

  • Comprehensive reform of the way members can become Chartered. The changes will mean that anyone who has completed three consecutive years of CPD will be eligible to attend a rigorous chartership assessment day
  • Progress towards the publication of our new magazine (first edition due January 2016)
  • New links with representative bodies in the Middle East and Eastern Europe
  • The creation of Corporate Affiliate Membership.

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Notes to editors

Notes to editors

About the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR)Founded in 1948, the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) is the Royal Chartered professional body for public relations practitioners in the UK and overseas. The CIPR is the largest membership organisation for PR practitioners outside of North America. By size of turnover and number of individually registered members, we are the leading representative body for the PR profession and industry in Europe.

The CIPR advances professionalism in public relations by making its members accountable to their employers and the public through a code of conduct and searchable public register, setting standards through training, qualifications, awards and the production of best practice and skills guidance, facilitating Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and awarding Chartered Public Relations Practitioner status (Chart.PR).