Aysel Avesta receives the Best Female Journalist Award

SULAYMANIYAH- Sterk TV Speaker Aysel Avesta has been granted this year’s Best Female Journalist Award given by Jin Magazine and International Media Organization every year on March 8, International Women’s Day.

Best Female Journalist Award ceremony organized by Jin Magazine and International Media Organization every year on March 8, International Women’s Day in Sulaymaniyah city of the Federal Kurdistan Region was held at the Hola Cinema Hall. The ceremony attended by journalists and representatives of NGOs began with a short film presentation on the women’s participation in the media. Then Ala Latif made an opening speech in behalf of Jin Magazine and International Media Organization. Referring to the importance of women’s role in the media, Ala emphasized the sensibility for violence against women.

Then Qubad Talabani, Deputy Prime Minister of the Kurdistan Regional, made a speech. Qubad pointed out the attacks against women by Daesh and he said that the punishment given to those who commit violence against women should be increased.

Sterk TV Speaker Aysel Avesta has been granted this year’s Best Female Journalist Award. RojNews Editor Şine Fayıq gave the award to Aysel in the ceremony.