The initial meeting of participants in the network will take place in the context of a one day conference be hosted at Leeds University on April 20, 2017, by the Global Communication Research Group of the School of Media & Communication, in conjunction with the Media and Governance in Latin American Network.  The full call for papers for this conference is here.

A second meeting will be held in conjunction with a preconference for the 2017 annual conference of the IAMCR in Colombia.  Details of that event are here.

A panel associated with the project has been accepted for the 2017 International Communication Association conference in May, 2017, in San Diego, USA, and will sit within the Global Communication and Social Change Division’s programme of panels.

A third and final meeting of project participants is tentatively planned to be held on the African continent in 2018, and preliminary details will be announced in May, 2017.