On the 24th of September 2023, Cairo Climate Talks held a workshop for Egyptian journalists working in the field of environment. The workshop took place at the headquarters of the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) in Cairo. It gathered speakers from Germany and Egypt in the fields of policy making, journalsim, civil society to prepare the journalists for COP28 and discuss the top trending topics in climate change such as loss and damage, biodiversity. The workshop was held in both english and arabic with immediate translation to ensure accessibility of information.
After the workshop, Ambassador Frank Hartmann honored the journalists who won the Cairo Climate Talks Journalism Awards for the year 2023.
Online Journalism Award goes to Mrs. Alyaa Abo Shahba & Mr. Mohamed Abo Leila for their piece about hunting across Egypt:https://shorturl.at/fnvH3
TV and Video award goes to Mr. Menam Sami for his piece about Fishermen:https://lnkd.in/dCDTmkj8
Print Journalism goes to Mrs. Nermine Kotb for her piece about carbon markets: https://lnkd.in/dPFqvGiN
Audio/Radio goes to Mrs. Saadia Hussein for her Noman and Denga Cartoon show on Sout El Arab Radio
This year we received more than 127 entries for the award- the highest rate of entries to date. Thank you so much for all your submissions. We are very happy with all the work we have seen and good luck next year!
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