N1 reporter Jelena Zoric and cameraman Aleksandar Cvrkotic won this year’s Dusan Bogavac award for journalistic ethics and courage, the Independent Journalists Association of Serbia (NUNS) said on Monday.
The award is presented by the Dusan Bogavac Foundation and NUNS.
The press release said that Zoric’s courage and ethical engagement in 2020, especially during July’s civic protests, confirmed all her attributes as an honorable and profesional journalists, adding that Cvrkotic proved himself as “a symbol of all brave cameramen and photographers who record important moments with their cameras regardless of conditions.
The N1 TV news desk won the Dusan Bogavac award in 2019. This year’s award will be presented on October 28, at the Belgrade Media Center.