AMMPE,TAIWAN R.O.C CHAPTER

About AMMPE

About AMMPE


HISTORY ,OBJETIVES AND ORGANIZATION
THE WORLD ASSOCCIATION OF WOMEN JOURNALISTS AND WRITERS (or A.M.M.P.E by its Spanish initial ) was founded in its first world congress held in Mexico City in May 1969. Ms. Gloria Salas de Calderon, a Mexican writer, joined by other renowned women journalists and writers from thirty-six countries declared the birth of AMMPE in that gathering and Calderon was elected as the first International President of AMMPE.
The present International President , Ms. Vicky, Yen-Chiu Lee, a Taiwanese TV anchor woman and presenter of TVBS News Program , was elected on the XIX international congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in Novemember, 2010. She and the Taiwan ( R.O.C.) Chapter of AMMPE will host the XX international congress in Taipei in Novemember , 2012.

AMMPE's organization:
The International Board of AMMPE formed by members of National Chapters. President of each National Chapter is the designate member of AMMPE's International Board.

AMMPE's Objectives:
★ Develop Professional skills of its members through training, conference and congress.
★ Promote friendship among communicators of the world.
★ Support its members with professional opportunities.
★ Organize journalism contests and exchanges.
★ Advocate freedom of the press.

AMMPE's meeting:
The International Board meets annually to evaluate proposals from AMMPE chapter members regarding press developments and idea exchanges. The international congress holds biannually to pursue AMMPE objectives and develop friendships among members.
So far nineteen international conferences have taken place in different cities of its member countries:

The venues and topics of each international congress are as follows:
I- In Mexico (1969) ─ Evolution of women journalists in the Americas.
II -In Washington and New York (1971) ─ Drug problems were analyzed.
III -In Tel Aviv and Jerusalem (1973) ─ Problems of modern society , women's influence in economy and changes in family value.
IV -.In Korea (1977) ─ Media influence on children'.
V -In Puerto Rico (1979) ─ Confidence in media and how journalists perform to maintain its credibility.
VI -In Cannes, France (1981) ─ Journalistic ethics and the impact of rumor-reporting.
VII -In Cleveland U.S.A (1983) ─ Social and Informational change under new technology application.
VIII- Mexico (1985) ─ Aborted because of the earthquake.
IX -In Laval City, Canada (1988)─ The power of written language and the body language in search of human potential.
X- In Guadalajara, Mexico (1991) ─ How to protect human ecology through journalistic efforts.
XI- In Lagos and Abuja, Nigeria (1993) ─ The positive influence of women journalists in social development and preserving family values.
XII- In Santiago, Chile (1995) ─ Journalism challenges in face of technological innovations.
XIII- In Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C.(1996) ─ Media and Feminism in 21st century.
XIV- In Athens ,Greece (1998) ─ The Value of Education in 21st century journalism.
XV- In Acapulco, Mexico (2002) ─ Freedom of the press ; Globalization and new technology in everyday's communication.
XVI-In Salamanca, Spain(2004) ─ The Power and the Media.- Ethics, Duties and Rights of Communicators.
XVII-In Taipei, Taiwan R.O.C. (2006) ─ Media in The Internet Age
XVIII- In Santiago, Chile (2008) ─ Exchanged views on communications and journalism in the digital age
XIX- In Buenos Aires, Argentina (2010) ─ Towards a new paradigm for communication in the digital age. The challenges of equity

The XX international congress will be held in Taichung, Taiwan, The Republic of China on November 16-19, 2012. The topic will be : In the Era of So Lo Mo : How Digitalization has changed the Media World & Literary Creation

AMMPE Headquarters:
Today, in its 43th founding anniversary, AMMPE still have 18 active member countries hosting different activities regularly. Mexico is AMMPE's permanent headquarters as well as the site of AMMPE's General Secretariat because of her founding character.


Former Presidents of AMMPE

Presidents of AMMPE
Name Country Term of office
Julia Eugenia Martinez Chile (2014~)
Rosa Maria Valles Ruiz Mexico (2012~)
Vicky,Yen-Chiu Lee Taiwan R.O.C. (2010~)
Nily Povedano Argentina (2008~)
Gloria Leiva Chile (2006~)
Jennifer Shen Taiwan R.O.C. (2004~)
Concepcion Solana Mexico (2002~)
Noelia Miranda Chile (2000~)
Alice Kao Taiwan R.O.C. (1996~)
Enoh Irukwo Nigeria (1993~)
Pierrette Pare Walsh Canada (1988~)
Grace Kim Korea (1977~)
Mary Weber U.S.A. (1973~)
Mari Hershfeld U.S.A. (1971~)
Kena Moreno Mexico (1970~)
Gloria Salas de Calderon Mexico (1969~)

Activities

Alice Kao of Chinese(Taiwan)Chapter succeeded Pierrette Pare Walsh(Canadian Chapter) as the International President of AMMPE in its 1993 World Congress which took place in Abuja, new capital of Nigeria
Taipei was chosen as the site of 1996 AMMPE' s world congress during a vote session in Abuja
National flags were displayed after the closing of Abuja' s World Congress
Representative from member countries (from left to right) of Canada, Nigeria, Uruguay and France
1994 Board meeting of AMMPE took place in a French chateau owned by Belgian
Santiago, Chili was the host city of 1995 AMMPE World Congress and the then Chilian Vice-president addressed the gathering with Alice Kao from Taiwan presided over the opening session.
Another scene of 1995 World Congress in Santiago, Chili.
Taipei has gathered more than 100 attendees in 1996 World Congress in which the late Nancy Yu Huang, founder of Chinese(Taiwan) Chapter of AMMPE and former Publisher of China Post was remembered.
Some of the early founding members of AMMPE gathered in Taipei( ladies from Mexico、Belgium、France、Finland、South Korea、Chili、Paraguay、Uruguay and Nigeria)
International members of AMMPE in 1996 Congress
Association for Chinese Women Writers host dinner for foreign guests in 1996.
Happy gathering of writers and journalists in Taipei, 1996.
Gloria salas de Calderon from Mexico was regarded guardian mentor of AMMPE for last 37 years who has faithfully attended every gathering and event of this organization. Maria Atella from Uruguay was a very active member until she was very ill.
2004 AMMPE's world congress was held at Abba Fonseca Hotel in Salamanca Spain . Jennifer Shen, head of the Chinese Chapter, was elected as the international president at the world congress; Concepcion Solana, the previous President from Mexico Chapter ; and Gloria salas de Calderon, founder and Honorary President of AMMPE.
2012年11月16日世界年會在台中開幕典禮
2012年11月17日,世界總會長李艷秋交棒給墨西哥的羅莎瑪麗亞。
2012年11月17日本會三位前世界總會長沈春華、李艷秋、高惠宇,和阿根廷及墨西哥會長合影。
2014年10月2日墨西哥世界年會開幕。
2014年10月中華民國代表團出席墨西哥世界年會。
2014年10月世界總會長墨西哥的Rosa Maria (左)交棒給智利的Julia Martinez。

Establishment of R.O.C. Chapter

1985年的AMMPE第八屆國際年會,原定在墨西哥舉行,但在開幕前三天發生大地震而流產,會員檔案不幸被地震所毀,該會急欲重振旗鼓,增加生力軍。1986年 2月 ,該會在瓜地馬拉召開理監事會,我當時駐瓜地馬拉大使陸以正推薦英文中國郵報發行人余夢燕女士與殷張蘭熙女士赴會,獲理監事會同意邀請我國加入為第27個會員國。 余夢燕女士返國後,即於1986年5月在台北籌備成立分會,定名為〔世界女記者與女作家協會中華民國分會〕,英文名稱為:〔Chinese Chapter, World Association of Women Journalists and Writers〕, 約集31位優秀女記者和女作家召開發起人會,並選出余夢燕,林海音,邱七七,黃肇珩,蘇玉珍,趙鏡涓,官麗嘉等七人為籌備委員,余夢燕為召集人。 1986年11月24日,AMMPE國際理事會在台北圓山飯店舉行,10國15位理事來台參加,中華民國分會的成立大會也於26日在圓山飯店正式舉行,創始會員共有約一百人。

Directorates

The 11th Directorate
President CHEN, YEH-CHING
Vice President CHEN,RUO-XI
Advisors HUANG,CHAO-HENG、SU,YU-ZEN (GERTRUDE)、JHAO,JING-JYAN、WANG,LI-SING、SHEN,CHUN-HUA、KAO,H.E (Alice)、LEE,YEN-CHIU、FU,I-PING(Flora)、SHIH, CHIN-WEN
Executive Directors CHEN, YEH-CHING / CHEN,RUO-XI / OU YANG ,YUAN-MEI / WANG, KE-JING / YE,SHU-SHAN
Directors 黃寤蘭, Chiu,Xiu-Zhi.WUN,SIAO-PING.SHEN,PEI-JYUN.TAO,LING-YU.CHANG,YU-HUEI.CHOU, ZAO-FEI.LIN,DAI-MAN.Lu,Ping.TIAN,LI-YUN
Executive Supervisor TSAI,WEN-YEE
Supervisors WANG,HONG-WEI.SHIU,YI-WEI
Secretary General LEE,FEI-HONG
Vice Secretary General WEI,WAN-LI
The 10th Directorate
President
Vice President
Advisors
Executive Directors
Directors
Executive Supervisor
Supervisors
Secretary General

Introducing the President

CHEN, YEH-CHING

現任
・癌症關懷基金會董事長 (2010年~)
・暢銷作家

學歷
・國立政治大學新聞系
・國立政治大學新聞研究所

經歷
・曾擔任TVBS「健康2.0」節目主持人多年,帶動健康養生風氣。
・歷任華視新聞部記者、主播、副理,製作主持《天涯若比鄰》、《放眼看天下》、《華視新聞雜誌》等優質節目
・曾獲最佳新聞節目及教育文化節目主持人等五座電視金鐘獎
・第十四屆中華民國十大傑出女青年

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陪先生走過二十多年抗癌路,親身體會癌友及家屬心情,2010年出任「癌症關懷基金會」董事長,全力推廣「全食物運動」以改善癌友飲食、宣導飲食防癌。