IPRC is a self-regulating accreditation body that sets international benchmark standards for Public Relations professionals in Zimbabwe. Launched in 2019, the IPRC Accreditation Scheme is a distinctive recognition for PR professionals who have demonstrated strategic thinking, broad knowledge and experience in the field, and at the same time exhibited high standards of professionalism, commitment to the profession and code of ethics. The IPRC has 10 Accredited Members to date.
Five years full-time experience in the professional practice of Public Relations, Corporate Communication, Marketing Communication or Media at managerial level, of which at least four years must be in communication. (Journalism, research analyst, etc do not constitute as communication though these roles are part of the media landscape). An Accredited Member shall have demonstrated broad knowledge, experience and professional judgement in the field through an accreditation process and shall hold the accreditation for a period of two years. Interested parties may write to firstname.lastname@example.org to seek for application process.