Prizes – The Freedom of Expression Tribute


The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2018
Simon Malkenes
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2017
Leo Ajkic
"The Shameless Girls", represented by three of them, Amina Bile, Nancy Herz and Sofia Srour
Kristin Clemet
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2016
Loveleen Rihel Brenna
Walid al-Kubaisi
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2013
Per Edgar Kokkvold and Nils E. Øy
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2012
Nina Johnsrud
Raya Bielenberg, Jahn Otto Johansen and Anne-Stine Johnsbråten
Simon Flem Devold
Louiza Louhibi
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2011
​Odd S. Lovoll
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2010
Harald Eia
Dag Olav Hessen
Bjørn Roar Vassnes
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2009
Else Michelet
Erik Fosse og Mads Gilbert
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2008
Arnhild Lauveng
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2007
Janet Garton og Ljubiša Rajić
Ebba Haslund
Sissel Benneche Osvold
Niels Christian Geelmuyden
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2006
Tom Martinsen
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2005
Trygve Refsdal and Hermund Slaattelid
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2004
Kristian Ottosen
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2003
Kristian Ottosen
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2002
Ottar Brox
Åge Hovengen
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2001
Åsne Seierstad
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2000
Tor Bomann Larsen, Hans Fredrik Dahl, Geir Hestmark, Geir Kjetsaa and Torill Steinfeld
Jan Otto Hauge, Reidar Hirsti, Ivan Kristoffersen and Arve Solstad
Kadra
The Freedom of Expression 1979–1999

The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2018
Simon Malkenes
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2017
Leo Ajkic
"The Shameless Girls", represented by three of them, Amina Bile, Nancy Herz and Sofia Srour
Kristin Clemet
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2016
Loveleen Rihel Brenna
Walid al-Kubaisi
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2013
Per Edgar Kokkvold and Nils E. Øy
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2012
Nina Johnsrud
Raya Bielenberg, Jahn Otto Johansen and Anne-Stine Johnsbråten
Simon Flem Devold
Louiza Louhibi
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2011
​Odd S. Lovoll
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2010
Harald Eia
Dag Olav Hessen
Bjørn Roar Vassnes
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2009
Else Michelet
Erik Fosse og Mads Gilbert
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2008
Arnhild Lauveng
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2007
Janet Garton og Ljubiša Rajić
Ebba Haslund
Sissel Benneche Osvold
Niels Christian Geelmuyden
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2006
Tom Martinsen
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2005
Trygve Refsdal and Hermund Slaattelid
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2004
Kristian Ottosen
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2003
Kristian Ottosen
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2002
Ottar Brox
Åge Hovengen
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2001
Åsne Seierstad
The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2000
Tor Bomann Larsen, Hans Fredrik Dahl, Geir Hestmark, Geir Kjetsaa and Torill Steinfeld
Jan Otto Hauge, Reidar Hirsti, Ivan Kristoffersen and Arve Solstad
Kadra
The Freedom of Expression 1979–1999

The Freedom of Expression Tribute

The Freedom of Expression Foundation Tribute acknowledges remarkable efforts to promote free speech, often in connection with current affairs. Tributes are bestowed when someone deserves them, without any constraints on their number. Each Tribute is accompanied by a crystal vase, and a sum of money.

The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2018

Simon Malkenes, for his critical focus on the lack of freedom of expression culture in the Oslo school system.

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Footage of the award ceremony on YouTube

The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2017

Leo Ajkic, for his innovative contributions to the TV series "Escape", which has engendered considerable insight into the situation of refugees, opening new perspectives in the immigration and integration debate.
 
"The Shameless Girls", represented by three of them, Amina Bile, Nancy Herz and Sofia Srour, for their personal, valiant efforts to shed light on the strong social control existing in minority groups.  

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Footage from the award ceremony

Kristin Clemet
for her  long-standing efforts to promote knowledge-based, objective public debate, and for making think tanks an important part of this.

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The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2016

Fritt Ords Honnør 2015

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The Freedom of Expression Tribute 2013

Per Edgar Kokkvold is for his firm defence of freedom of expression, not least in the face of years of death threats, and for his many and sharp comments about journalistic practices, which have contributed to self-criticism and the self-regulation of the press.

Nils E. Øy for his indefatigable struggle over 40 years for full disclosure, free public access, editorial independence and professionalism, as well as for building up a unique archive of material in these fields