Navigation path

Login   |   Register

Advanced search Search in:    Audio    Photo    Video    Shotlist


OR









Award ceremony and welcome dinner for the finalists of the 5th EU Health Prize for Journalists with the participation of Tonio Borg

629 views

On 8 April 2014, Tonio Borg, Member of the EC in charge of Health, announced the winners of the fifth EU Health Prize for Journalists. Out of more than 850 articles entered into the competition, 28 national finalists were chosen by juries in each EU country. Amidst the shortlist of 28 excellent articles, the winners are: First place: Henk Blanken writing for Dagblad van het Noorden (the Netherlands) for his article “Carel’s Head", a story which follows a young man suffering from Parkinson's disease from diagnosis to treatment, and gives a detailed and emotional account of the pioneering surgery he receives. Second place: Christiane Hawranek and Marco Maurer, writing for Die Zeit (Germany) for their sharp, ‘documentary-style’ article “The Patient Traffickers” which highlights dubious practices in non-regulated medical care across borders. Third place: Mette Dahlgaard writing for the Berlingske newspaper (Denmark) for “Am I Killing Someone?”, the story of a sperm donor who discovers that he carries the gene for a highly hereditary form of cancer, but hits a brick wall when he tries to find a way of warning potential children who could be affected.
PHOTO SHOTLIST

Type: Report   Reference: I-088359   Date: 08/04/2014   Duration: 19:07
Personalities:   Borg, Tonio  
Location: Brussels - EC/Berlaymont  
Languages: ORIGINAL

Tags: Award Ceremony | EU Health Prize for Journalists | Journalist
Documents: LINKS,
RAPID: INFO PRESS,
© European Union, 2014   /   Source: EC - Audiovisual Service
To download, please log in






Related videos

19:07 Award ceremony and welcome dinner for the finalists of the 5th EU Health Prize for Journalists with the participation of Tonio Borg
Award ceremony and welcome dinner for the finalists of the 5th EU Health Prize ...
Ref: I-088359
Date: 08/04/2014

Related photos

Award ceremony for the 2013 EU Health Prize for Journalists
Award ceremony for the 2013 EU Health Prize for Journalists
Ref: 025454
Date: 08/04/2014
Video Player   Need some help?


You don't find what you are looking for? Ask us!


Fri 22/06
European Commission - Announcement Brussels, 22 June 2018 President Juncker is convening an informal working meeting on migration and asylum issues in Brussels on Sunday (24 June), in order to work with a group of Heads of State or Government of Member States interested in finding European solutions ahead of...
Fri 22/06
European Commission - Commissioners' weekly activities Brussels, 22 June 2018 (Susceptible de modifications en cours de semaine) Déplacements et visites   Lundi 25 juin 2018 Foreign Affairs Council, in Luxembourg Environment Council, in Luxembourg President Jean-Claude Juncker in Strasbourg, France: meets Mr Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary-General of the Council of Europe.
Fri 22/06
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 June 2018 Today, on the occasion of the first ever European Cultural Heritage Summit, the European Commission has released a set of interactive maps which will help to raise awareness of cultural heritage in Europe.
Fri 22/06
Commission - Press release European Brussels, 22 June 2018 The Commission's 2018 European Innovation Scoreboard published today shows that the EU's innovation performance continues to improve, but further efforts are needed to ensure Europe's global competitiveness.
Fri 22/06
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 June 2018 Today, the Commission is recommending a set of measures for Member States to ensure that the equality bodies effectively protect citizens and fight discrimination.
Fri 22/06
- Press release European Commission Brussels, 22 June 2018 Today, the European Commission received authorisation from the Council to open negotiations for a new partnership agreement with countries in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP).
Fri 22/06
European Commission - Press release Brussels, 22 June 2018 The Commission has welcomed the general approach* reached by EU Member States today on new tools to close loopholes in the EU's Value Added Tax (VAT) system. These inconsistencies can lead to large-scale VAT fraud causing losses of €50 billion for...
Fri 22/06
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 June 2018 What is the European Innovation Scoreboard? The annual European Innovation Scoreboard (EIS) provides a comparative assessment of research and innovation performance of the EU and European countries.
Tue 12/12
European Commission - Fact Sheet Brussels, 22 June 2018 What is the Cotonou Partnership Agreement (CPA) between the EU and African, Caribbean and Pacific countries? The Cotonou Partnership Agreement is the legal framework ruling relations between the EU and 79 countries in Africa, the Caribbean and the Pacific (ACP).
Fri 22/06
European Commission - Daily News Daily News 22 / 06 / 2018 Brussels, 22 June 2018 Commission welcomes Eurogroup agreement laying foundations for successful conclusion of stability support programme for Greece The Commission welcomes the comprehensive agreement reached at the Eurogroup meeting in Luxembourg.

Go to useful links page Useful links

Go to rss page Go to EU Tube page Go to twitter page Go to facebook page Go to contact page


Credit © European Union, 2018