So far, Italy has been hit the hardest in Europe by the Coronavirus. Throughout the crisis it has been difficult to capture footage on the front line for obvious reasons but local producer, Lino Ruggiero from Dado Productions in Florence has been chronicling events in his city since March 12th and continues to do so. […]

The Kurt Schork Awards honour the brave work of freelance journalists, local reporters and news fixers who risk their lives every day to bring us stories about conflict, corruption and human rights. These are the colleagues who often receive little recognition, yet are most essential. Their work not only protects free and independent media – […]