The Peace Through Media Award
The Peace through Media Award is awarded in recognition of the work of established media figures who have had a positive impact on coverage of the Middle East. The winners of the Peace through Media Award 2017 are as follows:
1. FABIO SCUTO
Fabio Scuto is an Italian journalist, writing most recently for La Repubblica as their Jerusalem correspondent, and has been Italy’s preeminent war correspondent during all the major crisis in the MENA region
2. DR IMAD KARAM
Dr Imad Karam is an award-winning Gazan documentary film maker, his films focus on forgiveness, peace-building and reconciliation, for example in his profound documentary called ‘Beyond Forgiving’.
3. ROGEL ALPHER
Roger Alpher is a columnist and Op-Ed writer at Haaretz, where he is regarded as being one of the most critical and controversial voices in Israel.