Media24 journos win conservation awards

24 November 2016

Two Media24 journalists were among the winners at the 12th annual SANParks Kudu Awards ceremony held in Midrand on Friday. The awards recognise deserving conservationists.

This year’s Environmental Media: Best Print Journalist award went to Netwerk24/Beeld’s Elise Tempelhoff. She was recognised for consistently providing in-depth reporting on various environmental topics, such as rhino poaching, mining and water scarcity, and the impact of negative practices on the environment.

Netwerk24/Kalahari-Bulletin’s Anena Burger was named Environmental Media: Best Community Print Media Journalist of the Year for consistently providing in-depth reporting on various environmental and conservation issues and creating awareness about them in local communities.