Are looking for Europe’s best radio and TV programs as well as CIVIS Europe Media Prize for integration and cultural diversity is looking for Web sites on the theme of integration and cultural diversity now radio and television programmes, and journalistic Internet offers which take in a convincing manner of the themes of integration and cultural diversity in Europe. The European CIVIS media Prize 2010 is endowed with a total of 46,000 euros. All radio and television stations, and Web providers can participate in the European Union and of Switzerland. The deadline is the 20th of January 2010 the European media is a responsible task. If media information realistically and illuminating, they promote understanding between people of different cultures and faith communities. It also includes open to raise issues”writes the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the CIVIS Media Foundation, WDR Director Monika Piel, in their invitation to the 2010 competition. Encouraged journalists or journalists and managers, are intense with To deal with issues of the European immigration society.

The broadcasters in Europe, regularly report on integration and cultural diversity in their programmes. CIVIS wants to demonstrate these benefits and provide valuable suggestions through exemplary cases from all over Europe. The CIVIS media Prize 2010 will be awarded as a European television prize and European radio Award for German-language programs. “With the young CIVIS media Prize” again added a European sponsorship Prize for young journalists and journalists, as well as students of film and media colleges. The new CIVIS online Prize”2010 offers an additional award for journalistically prepared Web pages on the theme of integration and cultural diversity. Together for integration and cultural diversity! The European CIVIS media prize is by the Working Group of the regional broadcasting authorities in Germany (ARD), represented by WDR, together with the Freudenberg Foundation announced. ZDF, ORF, SRG SSR idee suisse, RTV Slovenia, the Deutsche Welle, PHOENIX, ARTE, 3sat and the EBU are media partners. The German Sparkassen – und Giroverband, the European Parliament, the integration Commissioner of the German Federal Government, the European Union Agency for fundamental rights that WDR mediagroup and BAVARIA Film and television are cooperation partners. Information and press contacts: civismedia.