We are excited to announce journalist and broadcaster Jon Snow as One World Media’s new patron!
This patronage reflects Jon’s lifelong commitment to outstanding international reporting and his ongoing dedication to supporting new talent in the industry.
“I have been a proud supporter of One World Media for many years, and am always honoured to champion their work supporting exceptional coverage of international stories. I am delighted to become a patron, and look forward to working with them more over the coming years to support journalists and filmmakers globally to tell stories that inform and connect us all.”
Jon Snow, Broadcaster & Journalist
Jon Snow has been the face of Channel 4 News since 1989. He joined ITN in 1976 and became Washington Correspondent in 1984. Since then, he has travelled the world to cover the news – from the fall of the Berlin Wall and the release of Nelson Mandela, to Barack Obama’s inauguration and the earthquake in Haiti.
His many awards include the Richard Dimbleby Bafta award for Best Factual Contribution to Television (2005), and Royal Television Society awards for Journalist of the Year (2006) and Presenter of the Year (2009).
“I would like to thank Jon for his commitment and support to One World Media. His representation will help to amplify our work supporting the journalists and filmmakers working in the field, day-to-day to bring us important and influential stories from and about the global south.”
Samir Shah, Chair of One World Media