Interactive Map

Explore this interactive map showcasing Julian Assange’s awards for journalism, local honours and accolades, as well as the location of upcoming protests around the world on February 20-21 as the publisher faces a final UK court hearing in London.

Awards for journalism:

  • Almudena Grandes Special Award for defending the right to information 2022
  • Amnesty International New Media Award 2009
  • Anticor Ethics Prize 2022
  • Audálio Dantas trophy for Indignation, Courage and Hope 2022
  • Austrian Journalist Association’s Dr. Karl Renner Solidarity Prize 2021
  • Big Brother Award Hero of Privacy 2012
  • Blanquerna Award for Best Communicator 2011
  • Brazillian Press Association Human Rights Award 2013
  • Danny Schechter Global Vision Award for Journalism & Activism 2019
  • European Parliament Sakharov Prize (Finalist) 2022
  • Free Dacia Award 2011
  • Gary Webb Freedom of the Press Award 2020
  • Gavin MacFadyen Award 2019
  • Gavin MacFadyen Special Award 2023
  • Global Exchange Human Rights People’s Choice Award 2013
  • GUE/NGL Daphne Galizia Prize for Journalists, Whistleblowers And Defenders of the Right to Information Europe 2019
  • Günter Wallraff Prize for Investigative Journalism and Moral Courage 2022
  • International Piero Passetti Journalism Prize of the National Union of Italian Journalists 2011
  • Jose Couso Press Freedom Award 2011
  • Journalists Club of Mexico’s International Journalism Award 2019
  • Kazakhstan Union of Journalists Top Prize 2014
  • Konrad Wolf Prize 2023
  • Le Monde Person of the Year 2010
  • Martha Gellhorn Prize for Journalism 2011
  • PEN Norway Ossietzky Prize 2023
  • Prix Ars Electronica Award of Distinction 2009
  • Sacco-Vanzetti Memorial Award 2021
  • Sam Adams Award for Integrity 2010
  • Stuttgart Peace Prize 2020
  • Sydney Peace Foundation Gold Medal 2011
  • The Dignity Commission’s Dignity Award 2019
  • The Economist New Media Award 2008
  • The Press Project: Person of the Year 2019
  • The Walkley Foundation Award for Most Outstanding Contribution to Journalism 2011
  • Time Person of the Year, People’s Choice 2010
  • Trinity College Dublin Historical Society Gold Medal for Outstanding contribution to public discourse 2023
  • Voltaire Award for Free Speech 2011
  • Weizenbaum Prize for Peace and Social Responsibility 2022
  • Yoko Ono Lennon Courage Award for the Arts 2013

Honorary memberships and municipal accolades:

  • Aboriginal Nations passport
  • Accredited Member Australian Journalists and Media Union (MEAA)
  • Accredited Member International Federation of Journalist (IFJ) (Global)
  • Athens Daily Newspaper Journalists’ Union (ESIEA) honorary membership
  • Awarded Academic Honoris Causa, Carta Academica Brussels
  • Awarded ‘Keys to the City’ Mexico City
  • City Council unanimously approves call for solidarity with Julian Assange, Impruneta, Italy
  • Entered into Book of Honors Lugano, Switzerland
  • Honorary Citizenship Bari, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship, Bologna, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship, Castelfranco Emilia, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship, Ferrara, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship Lucera, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship, Modena, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship Naples, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship Pescara, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship Procida, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship Reggio Emilia, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship Rome, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship Turano Lodigiano, Italy
  • Honorary Citizenship Vignola, Italy
  • Honorary Doctorate: Doctor Honoris causa 2019, Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Honorary Member ANPI Vicenza, Vicenza, Italy, February 2024
  • Honorary member Bosnia-Herzegovina Journalists’ Association (BHJA)
  • Honorary member Bulgarian Journalists Union (UBJ)
  • Honorary member Croatian Journalists Association (HND)
  • Honorary member French National Union of Journalists (SNJ)
  • Honorary member German Journalists Association (DJU)
  • Honorary member Hungarian Press Union (HPU)
  • Honorary member Italian National Press Federation (FNSI)
  • Honorary member Journalists’ Union of Serbia (SINOS) – NUNS
  • Honorary member North Macedonian Independent Union of Journalists and Media Workers (SSNM)
  • Honorary Member Order of Italian Journalists
  • Honorary member PEN Germany
  • Honorary member PEN Norway
  • Honorary member PEN Slovenia
  • Honorary member Portuguese Union of Journalists (SJ)
  • Honorary member Serbian Branch Union of Culture, Art and Media (GS KUM NEZAVISNOST)
  • Honorary member Serbian Independent Journalists’ Association (IJAS)
  • Honorary member Slovenian Association of Journalists (DNS)
  • Honorary member Spanish Federation of Journalists’ Associations (FAPE)
  • Honorary member Swiss Journalists Union (impressum)
  • Honorary member UK National Union of Journalists (NUJ)
  • Honorary member Union of Journalists of Armenia (UJA)
  • Honorary member Union of Journalists of Campania (SUGC)
  • Honorary membership of AKI (Anti War Alliance) Norway
  • Honorary membership of European Federation of Journalists (EFJ)
  • International Center for Higher Communication Studies for Latin America ( Ciespal ) inaugurates the ‘Julian Assange Chair’
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Campobasso, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Castelnuovo Cilento, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Catania, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Cattolica, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved Cavriago, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Chiusi, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Imola, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Marcellinara, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved Modena, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Passignano sul Trasimen, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved, Perugia, Italy
  • Motion of support from the City Council approved Pinerolo, Italy
  • Municipal council adopts resolution calling for recognition, freedom, protection and political refugee status for Julian Assange, Forte dei Marmi, Italy
  • Nominated for Nobel Prize every year since 2010
  • Political Asylum State of Ecuador 2012-2019
  • San Francisco Labor Council Resolution of Support approved

Ongoing parliamentary resolutions

Introduced 12/13/2023

Washington DC, House of Representatives:

H.Res.934 – Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that regular journalistic activities are protected under the First Amendment, and that the United States ought to drop all charges against and attempts to extradite Julian Assange

Link: https://www.congress.gov/bill/118th-congress/house-resolution/934/cosponsors

US citizens are urged to contact their representatives to support House Resolution 934