The Panos Network is a dynamic global partnership of seven independent institutes held together by a common mission and set of values.
It comprises seven institutes which work to ensure that information is effectively used to foster public debate, pluralism and democracy. Full details of each of the network offices are below:
Our sister organisation, Panos Pictures, is a photo agency specialising in global social issues, driven by the vision and commitment of its photographers and staff. Panos Pictures is known internationally for its fresh and intelligent approach and respected for its integrity and willingness to pursue stories beyond the contemporary media agenda.
9 White Lion Street, London, N1 9PD
Tel: +44 (0)20 7253 1424
Panos Caribbean works to amplify the voices of poor and the marginalised through the media, and to ensure their inclusion in public and policy debates, in order to enable Caribbean communities and countries to articulate and communicate their own development agendas.
51, Route Canapé-Vert, B.P. 1595, HT 6110 Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Tel: 509 511 1460
Panos Eastern Africa
Panos Eastern Africa is a regional, information and communication for development non-governmental organisation working in the East, and Great Horn, of Africa. They work around issues of media pluralism and development; governance and globalisation; health communication; pastoralist communication and gender, environment and conflict.
Bidandi Ssali Road, Bukoto, P.O.Box 34033, Kampala, Uganda
Tel: 256 312 262 796/7
Fax: 256 414 344 231
The Institut Panos Paris was established in 1986 as a non governmental organisation focusing on giving support to media pluralism.They endeavour to foster a media environment that reflects the diversity of our contemporary societies, where all communities, including the most marginalised, are able to express their points of view, exert their influence and contribute to local and international public debates.
10 Rue du Mail, F-75002 Paris, France
Tel: 33 (0)1 40 41 05 50
Fax: 33 (0)1 40 41 03 30
Panos South Asia
Panos South Asia has its headquarters in Kathmandu (Nepal) with country offices in New Delhi (India), Colombo (Sri Lanka), Karachi (Pakistan), and Dhaka (Bangladesh). They work on a range of issues including poverty, globalisation, HIV/AIDS and climate change.
GPO Box 13651, Patan Dhoka, Kathmandu, Nepal
Tel: 977 1 520985/ 531447
Panos Southern Africa
Panos Southern Africa (PSAf) is a regional non-profit, non-governmental communication for development organisation who use innovative methodologies to engage the media and other key stakeholders to ensure that the development agenda is shaped and driven by the most affected members of Southern Africa’s communities.
PO Box 39163, Leopards Hill Road, Plot 32A Woodlands, Lusaka, Zambia
Tel: 2601 263258
Panos West Africa
The Panos Institute of West Africa aims to build a space for democratic communication in Africa in order to create change and social justice.
6 rue du Docteur-Calmette, BP 21132, Dakar-Ponty, Senegal
Tel: 221 822 16 66/822 00 84
Panos Global AIDS programme
The Panos Global AIDS programme aims to amplify the voices of those most marginalised and affected by the HIV and AIDS epidemic, and those most difficult to reach. Based in Haiti the programme works across the world with staff working in all the different Panos network offices.
Panos GAP, c/o: Panos Caribbean, 20 Route de Frères Petion-Ville, B.P. 1595, HT-6110 Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Tel: (509) 2511-1460
The Network is legally registered as an international foundation in The Netherlands. It is governed by the Panos Council, which is made up of one board member and the director from each institute, with a small secretariat based in New Delhi, India.