Lorenzo Natali Grand Prize 2010, with the participation of Andris Piebalgs
End production: 06/12/2010 First transmission: 06/12/2010
Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, awarded the Lorenzo Natali Grand Prize to Yader Francisco Luna García for his article "Palabra de Mujer" (Woman's Word). The Award Ceremony took place on 6 December 2010 in Brussels Town Hall, where 17 journalists from all around the world were awarded Natali Prizes for their outstanding journalistic work covering issues of development, human rights and democracy. Twelve regional prizes for written and online media were awarded along with a special prize for TV and a special prize for radio journalists.
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||General view of the ceremony room in the Brussels Town Hall
||First prize Africa awarded to Kipchumba Some, for his article "Police Executions: Dark Secrets Revealed" for Standard Media Group (Kenya)
||First prize Asia and the Pacific awarded to Shyamlal Yadav for the article "Streams of Filth", for India Today (India)
||First Prize Arab World and the Middle East awarded to Manar Attiya Salem for the article "Aya ouvre une brèche" ("Aya Breaks the Wall") for Journal Al-Ahram (Egypt)
||First Prize Europe awarded to Frédéric Delepierre for the article "Bhopal, plaie ouverte de l'Inde" ("Bhopal, India's Open Wound") for Le Soir (Belgium)
||First Prize Latin America and the Caribbean awarded to Yader Francisco Luna García, for the article "Palabra de Mujer" (Woman's Word"), for Revista La Brújula Semana (Nicaragua)
||Andris Piebalgs, Member of the EC in charge of Development, handing over the Lorenzo Natali Grand Prize 2010 to Yader Francisco Luna García (2 shots)
||Cutaways of photographer and cameramen (2 shots)
||Andris Piebalgs and general view of the audience (2 shots)