Published 17 July In particular, the international and African business community has announced it will step up its participation in public-private dialogues with African governments to resolve barriers to trade.
In fact, 12 of the 25 countries with the highest mortality rates are resource-rich African countries; countries that should be rich enough not to need aid.
They will also help developing countries build the skills they need to manage their resources well. Part of the solution to these problems lies in promoting greater transparency around how natural resources are managed and used.
Enjoy the rest of your evening and best of luck to all nominees. Diageo is a global company, trading in more than countries around the world. But it cannot be delivered by governments alone. Judges will be looking for features that reflect journalistic integrity and ethics and a true commitment to reporting that does not sensationalise stories or individuals.
Best Business News story- A news story or series of related stories delivered on any media platform print, broadcast, online that- Addresses a breaking news story from the time period of the awards Answers all basic questions in a clear and balanced fashion Demonstrates journalistic flair — a style that is engaging, thought-provoking and accessible to its audience Best Business feature- A feature or series of related features delivered on any media platform print, broadcast, online that: Best Tourism feature- A feature or series of related features delivered on any media platform print, broadcast, online that examines any business aspect of the tourism industry in a thoughtful and engaging way.
A month ago, G8 leaders met at Lough Erne, to discuss the ways in which the G8 can support this agenda by advancing trade, ensuring fairer taxes and promoting greater transparency. Best Newcomer A portfolio of three features can be across different platforms by a journalist who has been working as a reporter for less than five years.
This demonstrates the growing appetite to report on Africa and provide businesses with the information they need to make informed investment decisions on the continent. Diageo is also the leading premium spirits company in Africa, and its great brands include Johnnie Walker Scotch Whisky, Smirnoff vodka, Baileys and Gilbeys gin.
Journalist of the Year A portfolio of three features on any one or a mixture of media platformsof no more than 5, words or 1 hour each.
And it is not only this awards ceremony that has grown sincebut so too have African economies. All of these companies have active community investment programmes, covering initiatives in water, farming and rural value chains, health, education and other areas of value to the communities in which they operate across Africa.
Diageo has published its report on its business approach in Africa. Submitted pieces can cover different topics, industries or people, or be part of a series of reportage. For more information, visit this link.
Best Infrastructure feature- A feature or series of related features delivered on any media platform print, broadcast, online that examines any aspect of infrastructure physical or otherwise in a thoughtful and engaging way.
Proof of first date of accreditation will be required. Examines business or the economy in an African context Provides useful and relevant background material for readers Provides the bigger picture and importance to Africa, as well as specific issues it might be addressing Brings the business and economy to life through examples and use of language, while answering the serious questions Best Newcomer- A portfolio of three features can be across different platforms by a journalist who has been working as a reporter for less than five years.
SinceForeign Direct Investment to Africa has tripled; a clear sign that investor confidence in Africa has increased. The UK government is helping journalists acquire the skills they need in order to do just this.
And in doing so, help developing countries to establish a thriving private sector, create jobs and raise the revenues required to control their own futures. There are still major challenges to overcome, but the story is changing for the better.
It enables citizens to see how much their government receives from selling the resources that rightfully belong to them, and to have a say in how that money is spent. Their is no entry fee. It was a real privilege to meet the individuals involved and to see the real changes that media reporting can make.
Proof of first date of accreditation will be required. Entries are welcome in ten categories and are open to reporters and editors working on all media platforms.Diageo, the world’s leading premium drinks business, today launched its annual Africa Business Reporting Awards for The Awards, initiated by Diageo inrecognise journalists and.
Diageo takes home four trophies at the International Spirits Challenge! Feature 14 JUL Diageo has been awarded four trophies at the prestigious International Spirits Challenge in London, one of the most authoritative, respected and influential spirits competitions in the world.
Deadline- 15 March, Diageo invites online entries for Africa Business Reporting Awards celebrate 10 years of best in business journalism on Africa. Their is no entry fee. Reporting plays an important part in increasing investment flows to the continent by improving investors’ perceptions and challenging negative stereotypes.
Diageo Named "Importer of the Year" Includes 23 Double Gold Honors and Seven "Best in Category" Awards. NORWALK, Conn., April 8, - Diageo spirits liquids and packaging were recognized across the board as best-in-class at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition, winning a grand total of 91 awards.
Of these awards, 83 were medals, 39 of which were double gold or gold.
The Diageo Africa Business Reporting Awards are already attracting high-quality entries from the best journalists around the world.
The Awards celebrate their ten-year anniversary in and will once again showcase the most influential and innovative journalism from and about Africa. Diageo African Business Reporting Awards. The Diageo Africa Business Reporting Awards recognise and reward journalists, editors and photographers providing high quality coverage of the business environment in Africa.
They are a practical contribution to addressing the marginalisation of Africa in the international media.Download