Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL) has been awarded a 2019 Edward R. Murrow Award for Multimedia in the Television Network category by the Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA), for “demonstrat[ing] the spirit of excellence that Murrow set” as a standard in electronic journalism.
RFE/RL Acting President Daisy Sindelar welcomed the National Murrow Award “as a testament to the excellence of RFE/RL’s broadcast and digital journalists working in some of the world’s most fraught and fascinating countries.” Sindelar said, “We are honored to receive this recognition for providing our audiences with unique stories, powerfully told, on the most influential formats in our coverage area.”
Here’s are the eleven examples of exceptional RFE/RL news reporting and journalistic skill were reviewed by RTDNA judges.
About Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA)
The Murrow Awards recognize local and national news stories that uphold the RTDNA Code of Ethics, demonstrate technical expertise and exemplify the importance and impact of journalism as a service to the community. Murrow Award-winning work demonstrates the excellence that Edward R. Murrow made a standard for the broadcast news profession.