This live stream of the 2013 IWMF Courage in Journalism Awards ceremony in Los Angeles premiered at 8:30pm Pacific Time on October 29, 2013. Watch the trailer.
The Award ceremony on Tuesday was co-hosted by actress Olivia Wilde and Glamour magazine’s editor-in-chief Cindi Leive. Award presenters included Marcia Gay Harden, Bo Derek and Maria Shriver.
Najiba Ayubi, Afghanistan | 2013 Courage in Journalism Award
Nour Kelze, Syria | 2013 Courage in Journalism Award
Bopha Phorn, Cambodia | 2013 Courage in Journalism Award
Edna Machirori, Zimbabwe | 2013 Lifetime Achievement Award
Security is an elusive thing for journalists, women in particular. Every year, the International Women’s Media Foundation honors four women journalists for their courage in reporting the news and promoting the advancement of women in the news media.
During the last 25 years, 100 women from all over the world have been recognized with the IWMF’s Courage in Journalism and Lifetime Achievement Awards. Click here to learn more about this year’s IWMF Awardees.