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Picture: Danijel Grbic, Bebop Media
Picture: Danijel Grbic, Bebop Media

Award Ceremony 2018

on Sunday December 2 2018

The Johann-Philipp-Palm-Award for Freedom of Speech and the Press was celebrated as a public ceremony on Sunday December 2 2018 at the Barbara-Kuenkelin-Hall in Schorndorf together with award winners, contributors and over 300 guests. 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 of the Board of Trustees

 Press Review 2018

 Documentation of Award Ceremony 2018 (ENGL)

Listen to 300 people singing "Thoughts are free", a German popular song, for our award winners:  "Die Gedanken sind frei!"



Štefica Galić, Human Rights Activist, Fotographer and Journalist from Bosnia-Herzegovina

[Translate to Englisch:] Josephine Achiro Fortelo Olum, Radiojournalistin und Medienaktivistin aus dem Südsudan