On Tuesday, April 7, One World Media announced the longlists for their 2020 Awards, recognizing media coverage of developing countries across 15 categories.
Four Pulitzer-supported projects earned nominations in the Environmental Impact Award category:
- Supertrees: Meet Congo’s caretaker of the forest (Tristan McConnell and Sarah Waiswa for Vox)
- Rainforest on Fire (Alexander Zaitchik for The Intercept)
- Logging Is Corrupting These Islands. One Village Fights Back—and Wins. (John Beck and Monique Jacques for National Geographic)
- The Problem With India’s Man-Eating Tigers (Rachel Nuwer for BBC Future)
Grantee and independent journalist Jacob Kushner was nominated in the New Voices Award category.
The final three nominees in each category will be announced later this month, and the winners will be presented at the online awards ceremony on Thursday, 18 June 2020.
To learn more and see the full list of nominees, please visit the OWM website.