Finalists

The Food Sustainability Media Award recognises outstanding coverage of food sustainability issues by professional journalists and emerging talent across the globe. The finalists for the 2017 Award in all three categories, both published and unpublished, were chosen by a panel of expert judges based on a number of criteria including substance, originality and creativity.

In addition to this, all finalist entries were put forward for the Best of the Web Award. The winner of this award was chosen by the public, who cast their votes for the entry they wanted to see recognised for excellence in reporting on food sustainability.

Written Journalism | Published

FINALIST

Emma Beals

Wheat as a Weapon of War
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WINNER

Gloria Dickie

Maggot Revolution
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FINALIST

Suzanne Goldenberg

Why Americans lead the world in food waste
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Written Journalism | Unpublished

FINALIST

Rob Percival

Forgotten foods: the importance of food diversity
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WINNER

Uzmi Athar

India battles hunger amid wastage of USD 13 billion worth of food
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WINNER - BEST OF THE WEB

Merin Porter

Ripe With Promise: A Homegrown Solution to High-Yield, Low-Nutrition Foods
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Video | Published

FINALIST

Daniel Klein

Game Changer
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WINNER

Justice Baidoo

Food Wastage in Ghana
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FINALIST

Lucy Sherriff

Food and the Faroe Islands
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Video | Unpublished

FINALIST

Koorosh Farchadi and Karen Buchsbaum

Harvests of Hope: New Orleans
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WINNER

Musdalafa Lyaga

Unpeeling the rot in the mango value chain
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FINALIST

Yoni Nimrod and Matt Sborgia

The People in the Shadows
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Photography | Published

FINALIST

Adriane Ohanesian

The Price of Basmati
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WINNER

George Steinmetz

Supersize: The Dizzying Grandeur of 21st-Century Agriculture
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FINALIST

Jordi Ruiz Cirera

The United Soya Republic
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Photography | Unpublished

FINALIST

Clelia Carbonari

'Earth provides enough to satisfy every man's needs, but not every man's greed.' Mahatma Gandhi
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WINNER

Silvia Landi

Globesity
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FINALIST

Simone Dipietro

The Gleaners
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