Communication creates the conditions for, and drives, social change: in health care, economic development, environmental responsibility, responsible government and all human activities affecting world communities.
Founded in 2014, The PR Trust’s mission is to promote the value of communications for social and economic development by supporting learning opportunities in developing countries.
We provide young professionals in developing countries with education opportunities through mentorships, internships, and outreach programs that emphasise the role of communications in education, health, and civil society. The PR Trust offers learning opportunities, exposure to applied communications skills, and assistance with entering the communications profession.
The PR Trust is a not-for-profit, tax-exempt organization. The Governors of the PR Trust are its Founder and Chair Allard W. van Veen (Canada), Richard Tsang (Hong Kong), Andreas Fischer-Appelt (Germany) and Madan Bahal (India). The Executive Director of The PR Trust is tobias c. van Veen (Canada).
The PR Trust® is a Registered Trademark.
Communications is sharing knowledge, promoting transparency, stimulating dialogue, encouraging feedback and measuring success.
Whether we are engaged in preventing disease or promoting job creation, we need to be effective communicators. The PR Trust facilitates access to communications training and tools for young professionals in developing countries.