Awardees & Honorees

ICFJ awarded Aliaksei Karol with the Knight International Journalism Award for exemplifying outstanding commitment to reporting in order to keep citizens informed despite great obstacles in and around his native Belarus.


The ICFJ Founders Award for Excellence in Journalism

2008 Award Winner
John F. Burns, New York Times


Knight International Journalism Award

2008 Award Winners
Aliaksei Karol, Belarus

Frank Nyakairu, Uganda


Master of Ceremonies

George Stephanopoulos, ABC News


2008 Keynote Speaker

Cristiane Amanpour, CNN