ICRC Humanitarian Visa d’or Award – International Committee of the Red Cross


The ICRC Humanitarian Visa d’or Award, founded in 2011, is an annual award, with prize money of €8000, for a professional photojournalist who has covered a humanitarian issue related to a situation of armed conflict. The subject chosen for entries in 2018 is urban warfare and the impact on civilians, either trapped and hiding or forced to flee.

This year’s award, with prize money of €8000 funded by the ICRC, will be presented during the evening show on Thursday, September 6.

For information on the award: Frédéric Joli: fjoli@icrc.org

Download the 2018 rules on the ICRC website: http://cicr.blog.lemonde.fr/2018/04/19/photojournalisme-appel-a-candidatures-call-for-entries-8eme-edition-du-visa-dor-humanitaire-du-cicr/

Award winners
  • 2017 Angela Ponce Romero
  • 2016 Juan Arredondo
  • 2015 Diana Zeneb Alhindawi
  • 2014 William Daniels
  • 2013 Sebastiano Tomada
  • 2012 Mani
  • 2011 Catalina Martin-Chico