The James Foley Freedom Awards will honor three exceptional individuals who continue Jim’s legacy of moral courage and compassionate commitment to Americans held hostage abroad, to safety for independent conflict journalists and to the human rights and dignity of all people.
May 1st, 2017
At the Newseum, Washington, DC
Knight Conference Center at the Newseum (7th Level)
(Please use the Freedom Forum entrance on 6th Street)
Cocktail Reception 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM, Followed by Dinner and Awards Ceremony
Video welcome by Christiane Amanpour, UNESCO Press Ambassador
And featuring Judy Woodruff (PBS) as Master of Ceremonies
Honoring three extraordinary individuals:
2017 Foley American Hostage Freedom Award
2017 Foley World Press Freedom Award
2017 Foley Humanitarian Award
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