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Announcing the Winners of the 2014 UNCA Awards

Winners were awarded at the UNCA Awards Gala On Tuesday, December 16th Cipriani 42nd Street, New York

 

The Elizabeth Neuffer Memorial Prize for written media (including online media)
Sponsored by the Alexander Bodini Foundation

GOLD

Alice Su, Freelance

 

JOINT SILVER:

Column Lynch, Foreign Policy

Francesco Semprini, La Stampa

 

BRONZE:

Hanan Alkiswany, Al-ghad Daily (Jordan)

 

The Ricardo Ortega Memorial Prize for broadcast (TV & Radio) media

GOLD:

Tatiana Mossot, France 24

 

SILVER:

Mark Doyle and Guy Smith, BBC

 

BRONZE:

Sherwin Bryce-Pease, South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC)

 

The Prince Albert II of Monaco and UNCA Global Prize for coverage of Climate Change

GOLD:

Amy Yee, Freelance

 

SILVER:

Marina Aizen, Revista Viva, Clarín (Agentina)

 

BRONZE:

Soma Basu, Down to Earth Magazine (India)

 

The United Nations Foundation Prize for print (including online media) and broadcast media (TV & Radio) for coverage of humanitarian and development aspects of the U.N. and U.N. agencies

GOLD:

James Reinl, Al Jazeera, Foreign Policy

 

SILVER:

Bamuturaki Musinguzi, The East African Newspaper (Uganda)

 

BRONZE:

Marcelle Hopkins, Andrew Jordan Blum, Konstantinos Antonopoulos, Al Jazeera

 

UNCA Awards Judges:

David Andelman (World Policy Journal), Antonio Carlucci (L’Espresso), Prof. Lonnie Isabel (CUNY Graduate School of Journalism), Sally Jacobsen (Associated Press), Georges Leclere (LGMA), Rory O’Connor (Globalvision), Robert Skinner (United Nations Foundation), Ian Williams (Tribune London).