Established in 1988, the One World Media Awards celebrate the best media coverage of the developing world, reflecting the social, political and cultural life of people around the globe.
These awards uniquely recognise the critical role of journalists and filmmakers in increasing cultural understanding and supporting equality and justice worldwide.
The 2017 One World Media Awards will take place at BAFTA in central London on Tuesday 6 June. Nominees will be announced – and tickets will go on sale – in early May.
The One World Media Awards span 15 categories, celebrating work from all media platforms and across a wide range of genres.
See the eligibility and criteria needed to enter the awards and find out more about our Special Award.
Since their inception in 1988, the One World Media Awards have recognised the work of over 1000 journalists and filmmakers highlighting stories from around the world on a range of issues.
Click the timeline below to learn more about previous award winners and jury members.
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