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Award Ceremony 2020

Sunday December 6 2020 in Schorndorf

The Johann-Philipp-Palm-Award for Freedom of Speech and the Press was broadcasted as a digital ceremony on Sunday December 6 2020 from the Barbara-Kuenkelin-Hall in Schorndorf.

Award winners, contributors and invited guests were connected online. By the International Day of Press Freedom on May 3.rd you will be able to download the documentation of the ceremony including all speeches and a selection of news articles below.


 Press release on the virtual award ceremony (GER)

 Award ceremony on YouTube

 Press Review 2020

 Documentation of Award Ceremony 2020 (ENGL)


We thank all the members of our Board of Trustees, our partners, supporters, our patron and all guests of the ceremony for their support and attention.

Bushra al-Maktari

Activist and Author from Yemen

Words of Thanks by Bushra al-Maktari

 Nominated by our former member of the Board of Trustees, Christiane Schlötzer, in cooperation with Journalists helping Journalists (Journalisten helfen Journalisten e.V.)