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European Press Prize Award Ceremony

The CEU Campus
Wednesday, March 14, 2018, 2:00 pm

The European Press Prize salutes and encourages the highest achievements in European journalism at the annual Award Ceremony, a festival of dialogue, collaboration and storytelling. 

The 2018 Award Ceremony will be held in Budapest, at the Vera and Donald Blinken Open Society Archives (OSA). The Ceremony takes place on the 14th of March, on the eve of the Hungarian national holiday in commemoration of the Hungarian Revolution of 1848 – also considered a celebration of press freedom. An important day to reflect on the declining press freedom in Europe and the many brave journalists, fighting the good fight every day.





Guided tours available of the OSA Archivum (more information here)


Welcome with coffee and tea


Panel session on prospects and pitfalls for journalists working in European countries with limited press freedom.

With an introduction by Boróka Parászka and panelists Bartosz Wielinski from Gazeta Wyborcza, Zeynep Şentek from The Black Sea, Éva Bognár from the Center for Media, Data and Society and Boryana Dzhambazova from Press Start.

Moderated by Antónia Mészáros.




Award Ceremony with keynote speaker Miklós Haraszti, moderated by Antónia Mészáros.


Food & Drinks