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UNESCO Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize

UNESCO Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize

Award Details

Focus theme
Censorship, Media, Freedom of Expression

Geographical focus
International

Public nominations
No

Prize Money (EUR)
23000.00

Upcoming ceremony
05/03/2018

Country
France

Year Founded
1997

Year Discontinued

Award Frequency
Annual

Deadline
04/22/2019

Email
s.coudray@unesco.org

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About UNESCO Guillermo Cano World Press Freedom Prize

Named in honour of Guillermo Cano Isaza, an assassinated Colombian journalist. It is intended to reward journalists who have shown dedication in the name of freedom of expression and information. Nominations only by Member States and organizations working in the field of journalism and freedom of expression. Awarded on the occasion of World Press Freedom Day (3 May).


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