Our previous award winners & Finalists
CELEBRATING THE POSITIVE IMPACT STORYTELLERS!
The winners of the Inspire Global Media Awards 2023 were announced in London, on 4 April 2023. We recognised 21 winners and highly commended media representatives, including an Outstanding Contribution Award and Storyteller of the Year Award.
Positive Impact Storyteller of the Year
Consumer Newspaper Feature of the Year
Rest of the World and OVERALL WINNER
for "Our notion of luxury is as morally unacceptable as drink driving" in the Sunday Times
for "The best way to see this mysterious mountain kingdom – now the gates have been unlocked" in The Telegraph
Award sponsored by South African Tourism
UK & Europe
for "Buy a holiday and grow a wildlife sanctuary" in the Daily Telegraph
for "Closed for Maintenance: How the Faroe Islands Shook up the Voluntourism Game" in The Independent
Consumer Magazine Feature of the Year
UK, Europe, non-geo specific and OVERALL WINNER
for "Sustainable Spain" in Wanderlust
for "Take A Walk on the Rewilding Side"
Africa and Indian Ocean
for "A new dawn" in National Geographic Traveller (UK)
for "Behind the scenes of a fundraising expedition in southern Africa" in Adventure.com
Americas & The Caribbean
for "How tourism revived a once-decimated Newfoundland fishing community" in Adventure.com
for "Sustainability and survival in the Bolivian Amazon" in JRNY Magazine
Asia, Australasia & Oceania
for "The Big Question: Can even ‘ethical’ elephant tourism ever be truly ethical?’" in Adventure.com
for "The first astronomers: How Australia’s Indigenous Elders read the night sky" in Adventure.com
Content Video Storyteller of the Year
for "From rainforest walks to island retreats and rooftop gardens, how Singapore nurtures people and planet" published on The Independent website
"Living with elephants in Botswana"
published on The Telegraph website and Journeysmiths
Podcast Programme of the Year
for "Sustainable Travel" episode published on the ITB News Podcast
for "Pleasant and Green(Land)" episode published on Wander Woman: A Travel Podcast
Award sponsored by FINN Partners