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  • Announcing the winners of the One World Media Awards 2021!

    Today we announced the winners of the annual One World Media Awards! The winners represent the year’s best media coverage of the global south across 15 categories.

  • The nominees of the OWM Awards 2021

    From hundreds of entries, across 96 countries, we are thrilled to now announce the final nominees for all 15 awards categories! The winners will be presented at the online awards ceremony on 17 June 2021.

  • Get your pitches ready!

    The One World Media Fellowship is now open for applications. Whether you’re looking for support to direct your short documentary, write an international feature story, or produce a radio piece, we want to hear from you.

  • Stories that change the future

    We are at a critical point in the history of our planet. As we emerge from the pandemic, presented with a unique opportunity to ‘build back better’, it is crucial to provide a platform for impactful environmental stories that motivate, as well as agitate, says Lisa Rose, Head of Impact at WaterBear Network.

  • Say hello to our wonderful judges

    This year’s line up of award-winning filmmakers, top editors, international correspondents and media experts will join us from every corner of the globe to select the final nominees and winner of each of the fifteen One World Media Awards.

  • Why we need to tell more stories about women entrepreneurs

    More than ever we need stories of resilience, leadership and inspiration. Maria Shaw-Barragan, Head of EIB Global Partners, highlights the positive impact of shining a light on women entrepreneurs: the unsung heroes of community and economic development.

  • Your guide to enter the One World Media Awards 2021

    The entry deadline to the prestigious 33rd Annual One World Media Awards is just around the corner! The awards are a unique opportunity to have your work recognised amongst the best in…

  • 5 digital tools to use for your reporting

    5 digital tools to help you research, verify and tell compelling stories

    From reverse image search to data visualisation, here is your quick guide to making the most of Google’s free digital tools for your next investigation, from our partners at the Google News Initiative.

  • It’s time to enter the One World Media Awards

    Calling journalists + filmmakers all over the world! The One World Media Awards 2021 are now open for entries. From news, documentary and podcasts, to environmental impact and refugee reporting, the One…

  • Get ready for the One World Media Awards 2021!

    The One World Media Awards will open for entries on 12th January! Open to journalists and filmmakers globally, the awards celebrate the year’s best media coverage of underreported stories from around the…

  • Hold The Line Coalition calls for new cyber libel charge to be dropped against Maria Ressa

    One World Media stands with the #HoldTheLine Coalition in condemning the new legal threats against Rappler founder and CEO Maria Ressa, recipient of this year’s OWM Special Award. Ressa posted bail after…

  • The New Humanitarian wins the Coronavirus Reporting Award 2020!

    Selected from 400 entries across 68 countries, we are thrilled to announce that the winner of the OWM Coronavirus Reporting Award is How Coronavirus Hit Aden: A Yemeni Doctor’s Diary, The New…