2019 U.N. Correspondents Association Awards for Best Media Coverage Of The United Nations And U.N. Agencies

The United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) invites media worldwide to submit entries for its 24th annual UNCA Awards for the best print, broadcast (TV & Radio) and online, web-based media coverage of the United Nations, U.N. agencies and field operations.

The UNCA awards are open to all journalists anywhere in the world who cover the United Nations, including its agencies and field operations, are eligible for awards. Works must have been published or aired between September 2018 and August 2019.

The judges will look for entries with impact, insight and originality, and will consider the courage and investigative and reporting skills of the journalists. Special attention will be given to the originality of daily coverage and breaking news from U.N. Headquarters. Entries from the developing world media are particularly welcome.

Entries can be submitted in any of the official U.N. languages (English, French, Arabic, Chinese, Spanish and Russian) however, a written transcript in English or French is necessary to facilitate the judging process.

The prizes amount to over US$60,000 that will be distributed among the winners. Winners will be honored at a gala event with U.N. Secretary-General H.E. António Guterres on Friday, December 6th 2019, at Cipriani Wall Street, New York

The submission deadline is September 15th 2019.

Visit http://unca.com/unca-awards-call-for-submissions/ for more info and for the entry form.

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