The entry period for the 19th annual Human Rights Press Awards opens Wed, Dec. 3. Submissions will be accepted until the deadline of Friday, January 9, 2015. Journalistic works published or broadcast during the 2014 calendar year are eligible. Details and entry forms are available here.
The Awards are the most prominent rights-related prizes of their kind in the region. They are organized by the Foreign Correspondents’ Club Hong Kong (F.C.C.), Amnesty International Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Journalists Association.
The opening of the entry period is being marked by a cocktail reception tonight at the F.C.C., including prominent figures in the fields of journalism, law, politics and human rights.