20 Apr 2021

Tebogo Ditshego - PRISA President
Tuesday, 20 April 2021 - The response to my appointment as the President of the Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) was remarkable, as I take over the reins at a time when the industry requires pointed direction, greater organisation, enhancement of standards and a greater understanding of the essence of the Public Relations and Communication profession. At the heart...

12 Apr 2021

Professional Event Management
Professional Event Management Venue: Little Tuscany, 48 Queens Road, Bryanston/ Zoom Date:14 - 16 April 2021 Time: 09:00 – 15:00 Workshop Outline: Creating a memorable event, takes a great deal of planning and skill, as well as co-ordination, teamwork and imaginative thinking. This 3-day workshop with practical sessions focuses on a range of event management aspects including str...

09 Apr 2021

Tebogo Ditshego
The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Tebogo Ditshego as its President. He takes over from Kesagee Nayager, whose term of office would have expired in June 2021, but has decided to step down earlier. Ditshego is an award-winning entrepreneur and renowned public relations specialist whose achievements earned him internationa...

06 Apr 2021

  To assess the level of knowledge and competency in data and artificial intelligence within the global public relations profession, the Artificial Intelligence in Public Relations Panel (AIinPR) of the Chartered Institute for Public Relations, is undertaking large-scale global research. The global AI Literacy in Public Relations Survey has been fielded to assess the AI unders...

13 Mar 2021

[gallery columns="1" size="full" ids="6149"] After approximately one year of varying lockdowns due to the unprecedented COVID-19 corona virus pandemic, PRISA held its first full contact training this past week in Bryanston, Johannesburg coordinated by Claudia Brittoe. The training started with Professional Development Programme course "Facilitation, Mediation, Negotiation and Confl...

07 Mar 2021

Good news, the PRISM Awards are extending the deadline for this year’s entries to 19 March 2021. The search for the best campaigns for the 2020 period is still on with an introduction of a special entry-fee free award for COVID-19 campaigns. The awards committee encourages all communication and public relations consultancies as well as corporates across the continent to submit t...

12 Feb 2021

12 February 2020 : Since 2017, young public relations and communication’s enthusiasts have heeded the PRISM Young Voices (PYV) call, for an opportunity to be mentored, inspired and upskilled by some of the industry’s experts as part of the annual Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) PRISM Awards. If you are a self-starting, meticulous, out of the box thinking, ambit...

06 Feb 2021

Saturday, 06 February 2021 The 2021 PRISM Awards have announced that the portal for entries is now open. Entries for the awards opened on Friday, 5 February until Friday, 5 March 2021. As part of the awards' improvement strategy, the 2021 entries and judging will be done online via the awards website. The awards have also introduced a Covid-19 entry-fee free award that recognises wo...

24 Nov 2020

[caption id="attachment_6048" align="aligncenter" width="581"] Become a PRISA member and earn professional designation[/caption] The Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa (PRISA) is delighted to announce that the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) has officially renewed its recognition of PRISA as a professional body and has approved the registration of the designat...