Mogadishu: The Somali Media for Environment, Science, Health and Agriculture (SOMSHA) thrilled to publicly disseminate the announcement of her 2018 Green Journalism Award launch in which is annual media and journalists honor by means of the nation’s quality journalism maintenance.
The Secretary General of the Somali Media for Environment, Science, Health and Agriculture (SOMSHA) H. E. Mr. Daud Abdi Daud issued today this announcement news release legitimately but the event ceremony is scheduled on Thursday May 3, 2018 due to the World Press Freedom Day. Every year, 3 May is a date which celebrates the fundamental principles of press freedom; to evaluate press freedom around the world, to defend the media from attacks on their independence and to pay tribute to journalists who have lost their lives in the exercise of their profession.
This course of the Reporting awards provides ethical support of and ongoing bravery optimistic norm in across media cultures professionally whereas SOMESHA 2018 Green Journalism Award winner is Mr. Dahir Abdulle Alasow who is the best investigative journalist in Somalia but lives at Netherlands due to security reasons because Somalia is currently in a hostile zone and no one could work as investigative journalist openly such journalist Dahir Alasow unless in exile manner.
SOMESHA guide to prominent journalism awards competitions around the countrywide. We have looked for awards that are of special interest to Science, Agriculture, Health, Environment, Culture and other social issues habitat by the journalists, which are open to indigenous news matters in scope.
The professional journalists and media outlets awarding opportunity was started in 2015 following Recommendations from our partners in the journalism industry worldwide and adopted because its a landmark imperative Declaration on media pluralism and independence.
Mr. Dahir Alasow is a senior journalist for Tv, radio and online media outlets as well as one of the heroes press freedom defenders who leads ASOJ and the Association for Investigative Journalism in Somalia (SOMIJ).