Image © Robin Hammond
2019 Media Awards Photojournalism Finalist

Amnesty International Media Awards celebrate excellence in human rights journalism and applaud the courage and determination of journalists and editors who put their lives on the line to tell important human rights stories.

Amnesty Media Awards 2020

We welcome entries that:

  • expose human rights issues
  • are well-written and produced to a high quality
  • introduce a human rights topic to their audiences, either for the first time, or in a fresh and innovative way.

Entries for next year’s awards will be open in September 2019.

Entries must have been published or broadcast for the first time between 1 January 2019 and 31 December 2019. Entries will close on 23 January 2020.



If you have any queries in relation to entering the Media Awards, please email or call 01453 872731. For any other queries about Amnesty International and their work, please contact:

England & Wales

Ella Berny
020 7033 1548


Pauline Kelly
0131 357 8584

Northen Ireland

Patrick Corrigan
0289 064 3000

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