FJA in the Media

Globe’s Hockey Canada coverage nominated for international journalism award

Globe and Mail - December 12, 2023

The Globe and Mail’s work on Hockey Canada’s hidden use of children’s hockey registration fees to secretly settle sexual-assault allegations is a finalist for one of the most prestigious international journalism awards. Read more

Taiwo Adebulu, TheCable investigations editor, shortlisted for global journalism award

TheCable (Nigeria) - December 12, 2023

Taiwo Adebulu, features and investigations editor of TheCable, has been shortlisted for the 2023 Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA), in the outstanding contribution to peace category.

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Journalism contest accepting nominations [Worldwide]

International Journalists' Network IJNet - July 13, 2023

Journalism organizations and journalists are invited to nominate journalists for this award. The Fetisov Journalism Awards seek nominations. This competition aims to recognize journalists for their contribution to the promotion of universal human values and extraordinary heroism. The contest has four categories: contribution to peace, contribution to civil rights, investigative reporting and environmental journalism. Read more (English)

Concurso de periodismo acepta nominaciones [Mundial] Read more (Español)

Le Prix ​​Fetisov De Journalisme 2023 Ouvert Au Journaliste

Afri-carrieres.com - July 25, 2023

Nominations are now open for the Fetisov Prize for Journalism or the Fetisov Journalism Awards. Read more

Call for entries – Fetisov Journalism Awards

Trainings | VMCZ - Voluntary Media Council of Zimbabwe vmcz.co.zw - 19 July 2023

Journalists are invited to submit their best stories published between June 1st 2021 and May 31st 2022. Founded in 2019 the Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA) are…
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Meeting Nadezda Azhgikhina: On Fetisov Journalism Awards

By Sevda Alankus - Bianet - July 23, 2023

"We get a comprehensive picture of today's world, with all diversities and details that are usually far from mainstream media, we see faces and hear voices of people from all parts of the globe." Read more

Coca-Cola’s Tokens, Investigation by PopLab wins an international journalism award

POPlab Mexico - April 22, 2023

The report, which addresses industrial tactics to influence public health policy, won first place in the "excellence in investigative journalism" category of the Fetisov Journalism Awards.
The 2022nd edition of the Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA) recognised the Mexican report "Las Fichas de Coca Cola", with first place in the "outstanding investigative reporting" category. The work was published by PopLab in partnership with CONNECTAS, in the framework of the Initiative for Investigative Journalism in the Americas, with support of the International Center for Journalists. Read more

Kashmiri Journalist Shines, Wins Prestigious Fetisov Award

Kashmirlife.net - 9 May 2023

SRINAGAR: Kashmiri women journalist Safina Nabi on April 22, 2023, won the prestigious Fetisov Journalism Award for her article published on Scroll about how countless women in Kashmir, whose husbands disappeared and could never be traced, have been cut out of inheritances and left to fend for themselves. Read more

Environmental Journalism Honors

New York times - April 26, 2023

Ruth Maclean and Caleb Kabanda were awarded first prize for Excellence in Environmental Journalism in this year’s Fetisov Journalism Awards for their coverage of Congo’s peatlands. Read more

Safina Nabi wins Fetisov Journalism Award for Scroll article on Kashmir’s half-widows

Scroll.in (India) - 23.04.2023

Independent journalist Safina Nabi on Saturday won the prestigious Fetisov Journalism Award for her article published on Scroll about how countless women in Kashmir, whose husbands disappeared and could never be traced, have been cut out of inheritances and left to fend for themselves. Read more

FJA gazetecilik ödülleri sahiplerini buldu

MLSA (Turkey) – 25.04.2023

Bosnia-Herzegovina journalist Nidzara Ahmetasevic won the first prize in the Contribution to Peace category at the FJA awards, the world's highest monetary prize, for her report on mothers searching for the graves of their children lost in Srebrenica. Read more

Οι νικητές των Fetisov Journalism Awards για το 2022

Ant1live.com (Cyprus) - 11.05.2023

The Fetisov Journalism Awards now offer the world's largest journalism prize. The Fetisov Journalism Awards, currently the world's largest journalism prize, announced the winners for 2022 at a ceremony held in Dubai, UAE. The FJAs were established in 2019 by the Fetisov Charitable Foundation in Switzerland and celebrate the work of outstanding journalists from around the world. The recipients of the awards are reporters who, despite difficult circumstances, produce reporting that makes a difference in today's world. Read more

The Fetisov Journalism Awards announced its 2022 winners

Cyprustimes.com  (Cyprus) - 11.05.2023

The Fetisov Journalism Awards, which offer the largest prize in journalism in the world today, announced its 2022 winners in Dubai, UAE. FJAs celebrate outstanding journalists from around the globe. The awards’ recipients are reporters who, despite difficult circumstances, produce reports that make a difference in today’s world. The Awards were founded in 2019 by the Fetisov Charitable Foundation in Switzerland. Read more

Azərbaycanlı media eksperti beynəlxalq təqdimatda

BAYRAQDAR MEDİA (Azerbaijan) - 25.04.2023

BAYRAQDAR MEDİA – Azer Hasrat, a member of the Board of Directors of the Azerbaijan Press Council, Honored journalist, editor-in-chief of BAYRAQDAR MEDIA, participated in the presentation ceremony of the international journalist award held in Dubai on April 22. According to Azer Hasrat, the award, which has the largest financial fund in the world and is presented for the 4th time under the name of Fetisov Journalism Awards, covers 4 categories: Outstading Investigative Reporting, Outstanding Contribution to Peace, Contribution to Civil Rights and Excellence in Environmental journalism. Read more

Afghan astronomer girl’s inspiring story wins international journalism prize

BNN Network – 25.04.2023

The narrative of an Afghan astronomer girl won the Fetisov prize in the FJA international program in Switzerland. Austrian journalist Evelyn Schalk received the third prize of the World Journalism Festival in FJA for her article titled “Austrian Night for Afghan Astronomer”. Read more

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Fetisov Journalism Awards 2022

o4af.com - September 9, 2022

The Fetisov Journalism Award is designed for international journalists and aims to promote human values such as honesty, justice, courage, and nobility worldwide. Moreover, the award objective is to help the winners to access greater visibility by publishing their works on the contest website and printed media. Read more

Free Journalism & Student Journalism Awards – The Complete List

Journo Resources - September 3, 2022

Fetisov Journalism Awards – Organised by a Russian philanthropist called Gleb Fetisov, journalists can win up to $10,400 USD for their coverage on peace, civil rights, investigative reporting and environmental journalism. Read more

Opportunities for African journalists

tsmliberia.com - September 21, 2022

Entries are open to professional journalists, i.e. representatives of the media, professional journalism organisations (unions/associations/societies) and freelance journalists.  Read more

Fetisov Journalism Awards 2022

Mreža za izgradnju mira - August 24, 2022

Novinari i novinarke iz cijelog svijeta pozvani su da se prijave za Fetisov Journalism Awards, nagradu koja slavi doprinos promociji univerzalnih ljudskih vrijednosti i izvanredne hrabrosti. Read more

Journalism contest accepting nominations [Worldwide]

International Journalists' Network IJNet - August 11, 2022

Journalism organizations and journalists are invited to nominate journalists for this award. Russian philanthropist Gleb Fetisov organizes the Fetisov Journalism Awards. This competition aims to recognize journalists for their contribution to the promotion of universal human values and extraordinary heroism. Read more (English)

Concurso de periodismo acepta nominaciones [Mundial] Read more (Spanish)

Fetisov Journalism Awards 2022

Global Forum For Media Development

The Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA) is now open for outstanding journalists from all over the world who change the world for the better with their groundbreaker stories. Read more

Call for entries – Fetisov Journalism Awards 2022

Voluntary Media Council of Zimbabwe - August 4, 2022

The Steering Committee is pleased to announce that entries for the Fetisov Journalism Awards 2022 are now open. Read more

The Wire's Sukanya Shantha Wins Fetisov Journalism Award for Work on Caste in Prisons

The Wire - April 24, 2022

In an in-depth article on caste in Indian prisons, ‘From Segregation to Labour, Manu’s Caste Law Governs the Indian Prison System‘, Shantha had highlighted how prison manuals in various Indian states are still governed by the caste system. Read more

The Nation’s Ololade wins global journalism award

The Nation, Nigeria - April 24, 2022

Associate Editor and multiple award-winning journalist with The Nation, Olatunji Ololade, has emerged as winner of the 2021 Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA)’s Outstanding Contribution to Peace category. Read more

Novinar BIRN-a BiH dobitnik drugog mjesta međunarodne nagrade “Fetisov”

Detektor.ba - April 22, 2022

Novinar Balkanske istraživačke mreže Bosne i Hercegovine (BIRN BiH) Rovčanin ranije je proglašen finalistom a na današnjem proglašenju pobjednika, koje je održano online, saopšteno je da su pobjednici izabrani u teškim vremenima kada se širom svijeta vode borbe protiv nepravde, borbe za mir i pomirenje. Read more

Nepalis win two investigative journalism awards

Nepali Times - March 2, 2022

Namrata Sharma and Bhrikuti Rai receive separate awards for their exposés of injustice. Read more

The Nation’s Ololade makes final shortlist for Fetisov Journalism Awards

The Nation, Nigeria - February 13, 2022

Associate Editor and multiple award winning journalist with The Nation, Olatunji Ololade, has made it to the final shortlist for the 2021 Fetisov Journalism Awards Outstanding Contribution to Peace category. Read more

BIRN Journalist Wins Fetisov International Award

BIRN - February 11, 2022

BIRN’s Haris Rovcanin has won the Fetisov international award in the ‘Outstanding Contribution to Peace’ category for a series of four articles. Read more

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Kolapo Olapoju, TheCable editor, shortlisted for global journalism award

The Cable - November 2, 2021

Kolapo Olapoju, editor of TheCable, has been shortlisted for the 2021 Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA) for outstanding contribution to peace. Read more

Novinar BIRN-a BiH u užem izboru za međunarodnu nagradu “Fetisov”

Detector.ba, Bosnia and Herzegovina – November 2, 2021

Novinar Balkanske istraživačke mreže Bosne I Hercegovine (BIRN BiH) Haris Rovčanin I koautorica teksta Albina Sorguč ušli su u uži krug za međunarodnu nagradu “Fetisov” u kategoriji za izvanredan doprinos miru. Read more

Premium Times journalist shortlisted for global journalism award

Premium Times Nigeria – November 1, 2021

For his five-part series on how Nigerian security officials arbitrarily and extra-judicially killed citizens while enforcing curfew during the partial lockdown as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, PREMIUM TIMES journalist, Kemi Busari, has been shortlisted for this year’s Fetisov Journalism Awards. Read more

Apply for the prestigious Fetisov Journalism Awards today

Frayintermedia - August 1st, 2021

Women journalists across the globe are urged to apply for the prestigious 2021 Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA) which offers financial rewards of over $140 000. The deadline for entries is August 1. While the cash prize attracts top journalism talent from across the world, a limited number of women come out tops.

Of the 35 shortlisted stories in the 2020 annual Fetisov Journalism Awards, 11 of them were individual works by women journalists, three of which were winning entries of women journalists. Furthermore, three were collaborative works by both men and women journalists.

The Namibian newspaper founder and editor-in-chief Gwen Lister joins this year’s FJA judging expert council panel and said she hopes more women apply.  Read more

Los Premios Fetisov reconocen al periodismo de investigación

Fetisov Awards recognize investigative journalism

El Siglo de Europa - July 22, 2021

Gleb Fetisov es un emprendedor, filántropo y productor de cine que la revista ‘Forbes’ situó, hace dos años, como uno de los más ricos de Rusia. Siendo banquero enfrentó una acusación penal y pasó 18 meses en la cárcel. Al final fue declarado inocente y se observó que la acusación estaba basada en pruebas falsas. Ha creado los FAJournalism porque “estoy convencido de que donde no llega la justicia lo hace el periodismo de investigación independiente para denunciar la corrupción. Por esto apoyo con estos premios globales el buen periodismo” asegura a ‘El Siglo’. Read more

María Teresa Ronderos, ganadora del premio Derechos Civiles

María Teresa Ronderos, winner of the Civil Rights category award

“El periodismo colaborativo debe ser transformador y ayudar a las personas a entender el mundo” señala a ‘El Siglo’ la colombiana María Teresa Ronderos desde su Barranquilla natal. La periodista recogió el  primer premio colectivo FETISOV-2020 en la categoría de Contribución a los Derechos Civiles por el trabajo “Migrantes de otro Mundo”. “La realidad de Colombia es dramática a día de hoy. En el país hay una clase dirigente encerrada en si misma, sobre todo este gobierno, que ha construido un relato falso de la realidad”, continúa. “Yo veo un país nuevo con gente joven que quiere una sociedad más justa y sin violencia” afirma. Read more

 

Xavier Aldekoa (periodista): "Todavía hay muchos niños soldado en el mundo"

Xavier Aldecoa (journalist): "There are still many child soldiers in the world"

El Siglo de Europa - July 1, 2021

El periodista Xavier Aldekoa, una de las voces más autorizadas que explican África en la prensa española, ha sido finalista de la última edición de los Premios Fetisov. Presentó al FJAwards su artículo “La selva de los niños que matan”, con fotos de Alfons Rodríguez, publicado en la revista 5W. Read more

Call for Nominations for Fetisov Journalism Awards

Global Forum For Media Development - June 2nd, 2021

The Fetisov Charitable Foundation has launched a call for nominations for the Fetisov Journalism Awards to promote universal human values such as honesty, justice, courage and nobility through the example of outstanding journalists from all over the world as their dedicated service and commitment contribute to changing the world for the better. Read more

Journalism contest accepting nominations [Worldwide]

International Journalists' Network IJNet - May 11th, 2021

Journalism organizations and journalists are invited to nominate journalists for this award. Russian philanthropist Gleb Fetisov organizes the Fetisov Journalism Awards. This competition aims to recognize journalists for their contribution to the promotion of universal human values and extraordinary heroism. Read more (English)

Concurso de periodismo acepta nominaciones [Mundial] Read more (Spanish)

Concurso internacional de jornalismo busca nomeações Read more (Portuguese)

Объявлен новый конкурс для журналистов [весь мир] Read more (Russian)

Nagaland journalist wins prestigious Fetisov Journalism Award

EastMojo - May 5th, 2021

Kohima: Nagaland journalist Manno Wangnao from Tizit in Mon district has won the prestigious Fetisov Journalism Award (FJA-2020) in ‘Contribution to Civil Rights category’.

Wangnao was part of cross-border investigative journalism ‘Migrants from Another World’ where she collaborated with journalists from around 14 countries to investigate the illegal immigration networks thriving across the globe.

The collaboration won the First Prize in the Contribution to Civil Rights category for a series of investigative reports that were published last year. Wangnao is the first journalist from Nagaland to win the Award which was virtually presented recently. Read more

Journalismus für eine bessere Welt ausgezeichnet

Persoenlich.com, Switzerland - April 26th, 2021

Journalismus, der sich für das Gemeinwohl einsetzt: Die Verleihung fand am 22. April in Zürich statt.

Dreihundert Publikationen aus 77 Ländern nahmen an dem globalen Wettbewerb 2020 teil. Zu den 12 Gewinnerprojekten der «Fetisov Journalism Awards 2020» gehören 7 Einzelbeiträge (Indien, Türkei, Schweiz, Nigeria und USA), eine Gemeinschaftsarbeit aus Grossbritannien und vier grenzüberschreitende Projekte, die von den Teams aus Lateinamerika, Europa, Afrika und Asien produziert wurden. Die Preisverleihung im hybriden Format fand im The Dolder Grand Hotel in Zürich statt. Read more

Two S.Sudanese journalists scoop international awards

Eye Radio, South Sudan - April 25th, 2021

Two South Sudanese journalists have scooped separate international awards this week. David Mono Danga and Waakhe Simon Wudu both report for Voice of America’s South Sudan in Focus program. Mono Danga is among 12 regional journalists to have jointly won the third prize in the 2020 Fetisov Journalism Awards in Switzerland. Read more

En los Fetisov Journalism Awards Noticias RCN obtuvo el galardón a la excelencia en periodismo de medio ambiente

(NoticiasRCN won the award for Excellence in Environmental Journalism in the the Fetisov Journalism Awards)

Noticias RCN  - April 23rd, 2021

Nuestra periodista DoraMontero recibió el reconocimiento por el trabajo 'Tierra de resistentes' ¡Felicitaciones! Read and watch more

The Caravan’s investigative report wins second prize at Fetisov Journalism Awards

Caravan Magazine - February 12th, 2021

The Caravan’s story on how industry bodies are using the NCPCR and UNICEF to whitewash accusations of child labour has won the second prize for its contribution to civil rights at the Fetisov Journalism Awards.

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Christian Locka remporte un prix international pour ses reportages sur les migrants camerounais

Museba Project - February 16th, 2021

Le journaliste camerounais et ses collègues du projet “Migrants d’un autre monde” ont remporté le premier prix dans la catégorie “Contribution aux droits civils”, a annoncé le 10 février 2021 à Zurich en Suisse le comité d’organisation de l’édition 2020 des Fetisov Journalism Awards, un prestigieux prix décerné par la fondation de bienfaisance suisse, Fetisov.

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Investigación periodística "Tierra de resistentes" ganó tercer lugar en concurso internacional

El Pitazo - February 10th, 2021

El trabajo se desarrolló en 10 países con el auspicio Deutsche Welle Akademie (DW) y la Agencia de Cooperación Alemana.

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‘Fisayo Soyombo wins major global award with Ikoyi prison undercover investigation

The Cable, Nigeria - February 10th, 2021

‘Fisayo Soyombo, pioneer editor of TheCable, has won the 2020 Fetisov Journalism Awards for outstanding investigative reporting.

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Medios y periodistas latinoamericanos entre los finalistas de los Fetisov Journalism Awards

(Latin American media and journalists among the finalists for the Fetisov Journalism Awards)

LatAm Journalism Review - November 2nd, 2020

Proyectos periodísticos de Argentina, Brasil, Colombia y México se encuentran entre los finalistas de los Fetisov Journalism Awards. 

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Five Nigerian journalists make 2020 Fetisov Journalism Awards shortlist

I-79 Media Consults, Nigeria - November 1st, 2020

Five Nigerian journalists have been announced as part of the shortlist for the 2020 Fetisov Journalism Awards.The Nigerians – Philip Obaji, Fisayo Soyombo, Olatunji Ololade, Kelechukwu Iruoma and Ruth Olurounbi – were announced on Sunday, November 1, 2020, alongside 89 others selected from a total of 21 countries of the world.

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Bagaimana Menilai Mutu Jurnalisme?

(How to Assess Journalism Quality?)

by Andreas Harsono

Tirto.ID - October 19th, 2020

Tahun ini, kali kedua saya ikut menjadi juri Fetisov Journalism Awards di Jenewa. Ada 126 karya jurnalistik harus saya nilai dalam empat kategori: hak asasi manusia, lingkungan hidup, membongkar korupsi,dan usaha perdamaian. Pesertanya dari seluruh benua: Afrika, Asia, Amerika Latin, sampai Eropa.

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Fetisov Journalism Awards inspires excellence in media

Frayintermedia - July 27th, 2020

Journalists from across the world have until August 1 to enter their groundbreaking stories on critical issues to the Fetisov Journalism Awards that offer the biggest monetary prize in the history of international journalism.

“But this award is not just about financial rewards. It is about the promotion of informed, ethical and committed journalism that is both stylish and has public purpose,” said founder of the Ethical Journalism Network and a Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA) jury member Aidan White, in an FJA press release.

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Applications Open for Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA)

Global Forum Media Development - July 24th, 2020

The Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA) are now accepting applications for the 2020 edition of the programme. Representatives from the media, members of societies, unions, and associations of professional journalists as well as independent authors are invited to enter the contest.

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Poziv za Fetisov nagrade za novinarstvo otvoren do 1. avgusta

(The Call for Fetisov Journalism Awards is open until August 1st)

Dialog.net - July 22nd, 2020

Na poziv se mogu javiti predstavnici medija, sindikata, medijskih udruženja, kao i nezavisni novinari. Fetisov nagrade za novinarstvo prepoznaju i vrednuju novinare koji izveštavaju o teškim okolnostima modernog života i doprinose odbrani javnog interesa.

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Fetisov Journalism Awards for Journalists All Around the World

Mladiinfo.eu - June 22nd, 2020

The mission of Fetisov Journalism Awards is to promote universal human values such as honesty, justice, courage and nobility through the example of outstanding journalists from all over the world as their dedicated service and commitment contribute to changing the world for the better.

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The Belarusian Association of Journalists (BAJ) (Белорусская ассоциация журналистов) - July 21st, 2020

Премия Fetisov Journalism Awards — самая щедрая международная премия по журналистике. Открыт период подачи заявок на участие в конкурсе 2020 года.

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Fetisov Journalism Awards 2020 for Journalists worldwide (Total prize of 520,000 CHF)

Opportunity Desk (OD) -  June 18th, 2020

Applications for the Fetisov Journalism Awards 2020 are now open. The Fetisov Journalism Awards aims to promote universal human values such as honesty, justice, courage and nobility through the example of outstanding journalists from all over the world as their dedicated service and commitment contribute to changing the world for the better.

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Journalism contest accepting nominations [Worldwide]

International Journalists' Network IJNet - June 5th, 2020

Journalism organizations and journalists are invited to nominate journalists for this award.

Russian philanthropist Gleb Fetisov organizes the Fetisov Journalism Awards. This competition aims to recognize journalists for their contribution to the promotion of universal human values and extraordinary heroism.

The contest has four categories: contribution to peace, contribution to civil rights, investigative reporting and environmental journalism.

Read more (English)

Concurso internacional de jornalismo busca nomeações: Read more (Portuguese)

Concurso de periodismo acepta nominaciones [Mundial]: Read more (Spanish)

Appel à participation d'un concours international [Monde]: Read more (French)

 

Reconocen investigación de periodista de La Hora

("La Hora" Journalist's Investigation Recognized)

by Mariela Castañón

La Hora - May 23rd, 2020

Recientemente el Fetisov Journalism Award, con sede en Suiza, escogió un reportaje de la periodista de La Hora, Mariela Castañón, para ser parte de un compilatorio de trabajos periodísticos que será entregado a diferentes organizaciones de periodismo en el mundo.

Castañón fue nominado en la categoría de reportaje de investigación sobresaliente por el tema: “Trata sexual, un delito denunciado en el Hogar Seguro Virgen de la Asunción”, publicado por este medio en 2018.

La Hora además de reconocer su trabajo, dedicación y trayectoria, realizó una entrevista a la periodista para profundizar en varios aspectos de la investigación realizada, motivaciones y visión a futuro.

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Apply for Fetisov Journalism Awards

I-79 Media Consults - May 11th, 2020

DEADLINE: AUGUST 1, 2020 ― Representatives of professional journalism organisations (unions/associations/societies) and freelance journalists are eligible to apply for the 2020 Fetisov Journalism Awards.

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'Fetisov Journalism Awards 2020', al via il contest che premia il giornalismo d'eccellenza

(Fetisov Journalism Awards 2020, the contest that rewards journalism of excellence is now underway)

FNSI, Italy – May 5th, 2020

«I riconoscimenti saranno assegnati ai giornalisti che si occupano delle dure realtà della vita moderna e contribuiscono con il loro lavoro a difendere l'interesse pubblico», spiegano i promotori. Quattro le categorie in concorso. 520mila franchi svizzeri il montepremi complessivo.

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American journalist Philip Jacobson freed after prolonged detention in Indonesia

Mongabay.com - January 31st, 2020

Barbara Trionfi, executive director of the International Press Institute, presents second prize for the Fetisov Journalism Award's Excellence in Environmental Journalism category to Tom Johnson at a ceremony in Lucerne, Switzerland, on January 22, 2020. Jacobson was expected to attend the awards ceremony in Switzerland but couldn't due to his detainment. Jacobson and Johnson were honored for their work on “The secret deal to destroy paradise,” a 22-month investigative expose on the Tanah Merah project, which aimed to clear 2,800 square kilometers of forest for oil palm plantations in Papua, on the island of New Guinea. Photo courtesy of Fetisov Journalism Award.

…Barbara Trionfi, executive director of the International Press Institute, presents second prize for the Fetisov Journalism Award’s Excellence in Environmental Journalism category to Tom Johnson at a ceremony in Lucerne, Switzerland, on January 22, 2020. Jacobson was expected to attend the awards ceremony in Switzerland but couldn’t due to his detainment. Jacobson and Johnson were honored for their work on “The secret deal to destroy paradise,” a 22-month investigative expose on the Tanah Merah project, which aimed to clear 2,800 square kilometers of forest for oil palm plantations in Papua, on the island of New Guinea. 

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Reporter awarded internationally for investigative series

Winnipeg Free Press, Canada - January 22nd, 2020

“I hope to continue to draw attention to issues that have, for too long, been ignored or kept hidden,” Katie May said. (Ruth Bonneville / Free Press files)</p>

“I hope to continue to draw attention to issues that have, for too long, been ignored or kept hidden,” Katie May said. (Photo: Ruth Bonneville / Free Press files)

Katie May’s deep dive into northern Manitoba’s dysfunctional justice system has earned the Free Press reporter an international Fetisov Journalism Award.

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ICIR reporter Amos Abba emerges 3rd place winner of Fetisov Journalism Awards

The International Center for Investigative Reporting, ICIR - January 23rd, 2020

AMOS Abba, an oil and gas reporter at the International Centre for Investigative Reporting (ICIR) has bagged a Fetisov journalism award in Lucerne, Switzerland.

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Fetisov Awards: A Russian billionaire just handed out the biggest-prize money for journalism

The Media and Law Studies Association (MLSA), Turkey - January 24th, 2020

On 22 January, a ceremony for the fırst-ever Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA) took place in the Schweizerhof Hotel in Lucerne, in a newly introduced grant-scheme sponsored by one of Russia’s richest man, Gleb Fetisov, yet which also had heads of some of the world’s most prestigious journalism organizations on its jury.

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"Los cuadernos de las coimas", investigación premiada en el Fetisov Journalism Awards

("The Notebooks of Corruption", investigation awarded at the Fetisov Journalism Awards)

La Nacion, Argentina - January 23rd, 2020

La investigación exclusiva de LA NACION , "Los cuadernos de las coimas", sobre las revelaciones de Oscar Centeno, chofer del exfuncionario Roberto Baratta que reveló la trama de corrupción en la obra pública nacional que se publicó en agosto de 2018, recibió un nuevo reconocimiento internacional al obtener el primer premio en el "Fetisov Journalism Awards" de Suiza, bajo la categoría de Reporte de Investigaciones Sobresalientes.

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Состоялась первая церемония награждения всемирной премии Fetisov Journalism Awards

(The First Fetisov Journalism Awards Ceremony Was Held)

Journalist Magazine, Russia - January 28th, 2020

22 января 2020 года в городе Люцерн, Швейцария состоялась первая церемония награждения ежегодной всемирной премии Fetisov Journalism Awards. Свое название премия получила в честь своего учредителя: бизнесмена, мецената и продюсера Глеба Фетисова.

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Indonesia palm oil investigation shortlisted for Fetisov Journalism Award

Mongabay.com – November 22nd, 2019

This week, the Fetisov Journalism Award announced its shortlist of features in contention for prizes this year, and a Mongabay report produced in collaboration with The Gecko Project is included in the “Excellence in Environmental Journalism” category.

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Fetisov Journalism Awards: Međunarodni konkurs za novinarsku nagradu

Dijalog.Net - September 18th, 2019

Nagrada će biti dodeljena najistaknutijim novinarima iz celog sveta koji doprinose promociji univerzalnih ljudskih vrednosti, kao i zbog odvažnosti koju su pokazali u radu na svojim istraživačkim pričama.

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Konkurs za novinarsku nagradu fondacije „Fetisov“, najveći nagradni fond u istoriji novinarstva

(Fetisov Journalism Awards, the largest prize fund in the history of journalism)

Journalists' Association of SerbiaSeptember 18th, 2019

Humanitarna fondacija „Fetisov“ iz Ženeve raspisala je međunarodni konkurs za novinarsku nagradu Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA). Rok za dostavljanje prijava je 1. oktobar 2019. godine.

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Poziv na konkurs fondacije “Fetisov”: Najviši nagradni fond u istoriji novinarstva

(Call for the competition of the Fetisov Foundation: The highest prize fund in the history of journalism)

BH Novinari, Bosnia and Herzegovina - September 13th, 2019

Sarajevo, 13.09.2019. – Udruženje BH novinari poziva sve zainteresirane novinare iz Bosne i Hercegovine da prijave svoje tekstove na takmičenje za nagrade Fetisov Journalism Awards (FJA), koje dodjeljuje humanitarna fondacija „Fetisov“ sa sjedištem u Ženevi.

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International journalism award accepting entries

UNIFOR, Canada - September 4th, 2019

“Unifor is proud to be participating in this award program. Journalism is vital to a strong democracy and the stories reporters write play an essential role in helping us understand the complex and important issues facing us today,” said Unifor National President Jerry Dias.

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Konkurišite za novinarsku nagradu Fetisov do 1. oktobra

(Apply for the Fetisov Journalism Awards by October 1st)

Analiziraj.ba, Bosnia and Herzegovina - August 29th, 2019

Na ovaj konkurs mogu se prijaviti novinari iz cijelog svijeta, a ukupan fonda za nagrade predstavlja najveću novčanu nagradu u historiji novinarstva.

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New journalism contest accepting nominations [Worldwide]

IJNet - August 21st, 2019 

Journalism organizations are invited to nominate journalists for this award.

Russian philanthropist Gleb Fetisov has launched the Fetisov Journalism Awards. This new competition aims to recognize journalists for their contribution to the promotion of universal human values and extraordinary heroism.

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Fetisov Journalism Awards

Club Suisse de la Presse – Geneva Press Club

The award ceremony will take place on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020 Luzern, Applications are accepted from August 10th, 2019 (00:01 GMT) to October 1st, 2019. A shortlist of finalists will be defined by the Expert Council in the period between October 1st and November 20th, 2019.

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Deadline: Fetisov Journalism Awards

The Society of Environmental Journalists

Russian philanthropist Gleb Fetisov has launched the Fetisov Journalism Awards. This new competition aims to promote universal human values such as honesty, justice, courage and nobility through the example of outstanding journalists from all over the world as their dedicated service and commitment contribute to changing the world for the better.

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