OPC Awards Past Recipients

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** The OPC President's Award is an appointed award and is identified in the calendar year it was bestowed.
* award category has been retired
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Yearsort icon Award Award Recipient(s) As appeared in/on Honored for Narrative
2013 17 The Joe and Laurie Dine Award Best international reporting in any medium dealing with human rights Cam Simpson Bloomberg News and Bloomberg Businessweek Tech’s Hidden Price

Bloomberg’s series showed the grim reality of the life of workers who make the shiny Apple phones so coveted by the world...

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2013 18 The Whitman Bassow Award Best reporting in any medium on international environmental issues Craig Welch and photographer Steve Ringman The Seattle Times Sea Change: The Pacific’s Perilous Turn

The Seattle Time’s five-part examination of...

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2013 19 The Robert Spiers Benjamin Award Best reporting in any medium on Latin America Simon Romero The New York Times Latin America’s New Paths

Simon...

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2013 20 Best Multimedia News Presentation Best use of video, interactive graphics and slideshows to report on international news Alex Blumberg Planet Money and NPR Visuals, National Public Radio Planet Money Makes a T-Shirt

Planet Money” creators found a way to add an additional...

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2013 21 Best Investigative Reporting Best investigative reporting in any medium on an international story Gerard Ryle International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and The Center for Public Integrity Secrecy for Sale: Inside the Global Offshore Money Maze

Secrecy for Sale” is a ground-breaking project in the digital...

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2013 22 Best Commentary Best commentary on international news in any medium Martin Wolf Financial Times Best commentary on international news in any medium

Wolf is not afraid to express a sharp point of view, thoroughly backed up with fact. His depth of knowledge on politics,...

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2014 The President's Award** Bob Simon CBS News Lifetime Achievement


by Michael Serrill

Bob Simon, longtime correspondent for CBS News and for...

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