“Reporters without Borders”: Lina Chawaf Wins Annual Press Freedom Prize

Lina Chawaf, Executive Director of Rozana Radio and member of the CMFE board of directors, won the 2018 Reporters without Borders’ press freedom award. “Reporters without Borders” awarded its press freedom prize to Chawaf in recognition of her among distinguished journalists and media figures and to acknowledge her struggle to defend and encourage the freedom of press.The Executive Director will receive the Reporters without Borders’ award at a ceremony to be held on May 3 in Stockholm, Sweden. Lina Chawaf said about her winning this year’s award that this means a lot to her as the prize will boost her in keeping up her work, which she sees as the duty of everyone who survived (in Syria) to continue his work to convey the voice of Syrian youth, which has been neglected and obscured. Read more here: http://www.rozana.fm/en/home/hot-events/2/advance-contents/33846/reporters-without-borders-lina-chawaf-wins-annual-press-freedom-prize