The 13th edition of the Press Institute of India (PII)- International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) annual awards 2019 for best article and best photograph on a humanitarian subject were declared. The award ceremony was jointly organized by the PII and ICRC New Delhi Regional Delegation in New Delhi.
The awards were given under the theme “Impact of Climate Change on Humanitarian Issues”. Prior to the award ceremony, a discussion on the ‘Impact of climate change on humanitarian issues’ was held.
They are designed to promote and recognise the outstanding work of journalists in the field of humanitarian reporting.
♦ The first, second and third place winners received Rs 100,000, Rs 70,000 and Rs 40,000, respectively.
♦ Special awardees received Rs 20,000 each.