ICRC Humanitarian Visa d’or award – International Committee of the Red Cross
The award is open to professional photojournalists.
It is designed to highlight the need for respect for medical missions working in situations of armed conflict and violence.
The ICRC was founded 150 years ago, for the purpose of providing assistance and protection for people in times of armed conflict and other situations of violence. The ICRC operates in some sixty countries.
The award is being given for the fifth time, and will be presented during the evening show on Thursday, September 3, 2015. The prize is sponsored by the SANOFI ESPOIR Foundation
For information on the award, please contact Frédéric Joli: firstname.lastname@example.org
Previous winners: Catalina Martin-Chico (2011), Mani (2012), Sebastiano Tomada (2013), William Daniels (2014).
For more information on the ICRC : The ICRC Project "Health Care in Danger, It's a matter of Life & Death"