About Roberto Savio

OtherNews Founder and President Roberto Savio – the compass of OtherNews – is a journalist, communication expert, political commentator, activist for social and climate justice and advocate of global governance. In 1964, he founded Inter Press Service (IPS), of which he was Director-General for many years.

Letter from Roberto Savio

Dear Friend, While the messages which come from Washington do not speak much about peace, an international group of personalities, some of whom well known in the United States, like Deepak Chopra, Oscar Arias, Ricky Martin, Kennedy Cuomo,have set up… Continue Reading

Roberto Savio about Media

A research insititute associate with the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism has published a report on the state of the Media in the United States. While this study does not has validity for the world situation, it is still… Continue Reading

Of Cockroaches and Humans

Of Cockroaches and Humans By Roberto Savio* Rita Levi-Montalcini, the Italian Nobel laureate honoured for her work in neurobiology, once gave a splendid conference with the title “The imperfect brain”. There she explained that man has a brain that is… Continue Reading


OTHERNEWS PUBLICATIONS Dear reader, We are pleased to present the first ON publication “Remembering Jim Grant: Champion for Children”, an online edition of the book dedicated to Jim Grant, the great visionary who saved 25 million children. A different time,… Continue Reading

Othernews Bio

OtherNews was launched in 2008 in order to provide information on global issues to a group of international civil servants, academicians and social activists. Since then, the number of subscribers has grown to over 10,000 and during those 10 years… Continue Reading