Thursday, January 16, 2003
Transparency International is now calling for nominations for the 2003 Integrity Awards.
Launched in 2000, the Integrity Awards honour the bravery of individuals + organisations around the globe whose efforts are making a distinct difference in curbing corruption.
The programme's goal is to give greater recognition to the efforts of journalists, civil society activists, government + corporate whistleblowers who work to investigate + unmask corruption, often at great personal risk.
To nominate a winner please read the guidelines beforehand which detail the eligibility, requirements + format of nominations.
Deadline for submissions: 31 January 2003 1700 GMT. The Integrity Awards ceremony will take place in Seoul, Korea in May 2003.
See here for a list of previous winners + here for videos of the acceptance speeches that have been given by some extremely impressive individuals...
Posted 9:35 pm by Matt Prescott