Reporters take silver, bronze at international radio contest.
“Billionaire Flees China’s Modern Day Red Terror” consists of an on-camera interview with former Chinese real-estate mogul Li Jun who fled China in 2010.
Radio Free Asia won a prestigious Gracie Award for its Cantonese language entry “Kidnapped Woman Reunites with Family” in the international contest’s category of outstanding investigative program or feature.
Radio Free Asia’s documentary film, “An Invisible World: The Lives of Slaves in Modern Asia,” was “highly commended” as a finalist at the Association of International Broadcasters’ 2012 Media Excellence Awards in the category of best investigative television documentary.
Radio Free Asia’s multimedia investigative series exposing the extreme pollution of China’s Dong River was named as a first-place winner by the Society of Environmental Journalists for its 2011-2012 Awards for Reporting on the Environment.
RFA Uyghur, Korean Broadcasters Earn Gold and Finalist Spots
Human Trafficking Web Video Series, Cantonese Radio Report Recognized
RFA Korean, Mandarin Broadcasters Take Gold, Earn Finalist Spots
Services Take Gold, Bronze, and Earn Finalist Slots
Mekong River series takes top honors
An annual, U.S. government award rewards two reporters for their reporting on Korean orphans and a Chinese environmental activist.
Beijing-based contributor wins ‘Courage’ award for her work blogging on Tibetan human rights.
Web coverage of Uyghur women's courage under duress won American Women in Radio & Television’s Gracie Allen Award this year.