In the XI Regional delivery of Journalism Prize Week – Argos group, the country counted from the regions, the work of journalists was recognized in the modalities radio, Photography, press and television.
The channel Telecafé won in the category "Best Report for television with the play" The congal, Unarmed warriors ", Ricardo Alfonso Giraldo Aristizabal, Maria Jose Uribe Isaza and Esteban Jaramillo Hoyos, in which they were presented 55 Contestants from across the country.
excerpt from the transmission of Semana.com
"This award comes to our hearts because we recognize the value of information and the importance of journalism in Colombia's democracy and especially because we understand the role of journalists in the regions of Colombia", said the director of Week, Alejandro Santos, during the awards ceremony.
Week highlighted the establishment of the jury made up of Alma Guillermoprieto, Nora Sanin, Cristina Castro, Alvaro Sierra and Nestor Morales.
"It is very important to us this achievement, but more for the community Congal, to visualize this process return in the region, Telecafé and we thank you for believing in the project, transmit and visualize these important processes in the regions of Caldas, Quindio and Risaralda. We hope to continue contributing from journalism ", said Ricardo Giraldo.
In turn the manager of Canal, Gloria Beatriz Giraldo Hincapie, recognized journalistic work, arguing that puts the name Telecafé and regional journalism in high.
“It is a great pride for us this kind of recognition and have supported this project is a contribution to the historical memory of the country, but the work does not stop there and consider relevant support the second part of that work. Also our thanks to the organizers of the Prize for Journalism Week – Argos group, by looking to the regions and highlight the work of journalists who work judiciously, Rigorous and big bill ", Manager concluded.