Yavuz Baydar

Yavuz Baydar: Caravella Awards – Discussing Human Ordeal and Journalism in Otranto

September 14, 2015

September 14, 2015 — Yavuz Baydar, journalist and Joan Shorenstein Fellow (fall 2014), received Italy’s Caravella Meditterraneo/Mare Nostrum award, for his work on press freedom and media independence in Turkey. The Caravella awards are given to important academic and diplomatic figures and to journalists in the Mediterranean region. He reflects on the award ceremony, the challenges facing the Mediterranean region, and journalism in the Huffington Post. Read more…