We are delighted to announce that The Human Rights Press Awards, Asia’s most prestigious honours that recognise outstanding human rights reporting, have returned for the 23rd year and are now open for entries. The deadline is 12 February 2019.
Asia’s most prestigious awards honouring outstanding human rights reporting will be open for entries from 1 January 2019 to 12 February 2019.
The Correspondent spoke to six winners about their work and what winning a Human Rights Press Award means to them.
The 22nd Human Rights Press Awards took place in Hong Kong on May 12, 2018. See our gallery of photographs from the event at the Foreign Correspondents' Club. Photos by Jayne Russell.
The winners were announced at a ceremony in Hong Kong on May 12, 2018.
As the 22nd Human Rights Press Awards approach, judges and organisers talk about why it's vital to honour those reporting injustice around Asia.
Myanmar media pioneer co-founded the Myanmar Times, a venture that led to an eight-and-a-half-year stint in prison during the dark days of military rule.
Giving a voice to the powerless in the case of a family’s search for the truth about their daughter’s death was the legacy of an award-winning story by Simon Denyer.
More than 20 experts in media and human rights attended a weekend judging session at the FCC to fine tune the scoring logged during a month’s review of the entries…
A tip-off about abuse in a care home for the disabled led to an undercover investigation that culminated in the centre being closed down - and won a Hong Kong news website a Human Rights Press Award.