“Women, War and Peace,” NPR, ProPublica win Overseas Press Club honors

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WNET has claimed two Overseas Press Club awards, among several awarded to public media news organizations. The New York City station won both the Edward R. Murrow Award for best TV doc on international affairs, and the Robert Spiers Benjamin Award for best Latin American reporting, for Women, War and Peace, a five-part series produced by Fork Films.

The Lowell Thomas Award for best radio news of international affairs went to NPR for its coverage of the Arab Spring.

And the best online investigation of an international issue or event was awarded to a collaboration between ProPublica and The Financial Times, “Tax Wars: A Cross-Border Battle Worth Billions.”

A full list of awards is here.