Fundació MONA, LiVerdPress 2016 award
The LiberPress Association has announced the winners in recognition of the solidarity and humanity of individuals and organizations worldwide. Initially, the LiberPress award was only given in the field of journalism but now other categories have been added as the award dedicated to the environment given this year to Fundació MONA.
Fundació Mona will receive the LiVerdPress award in recognition of the work of rescue and rehabilitation of primates that have been abused, working to raise awareness of the need to respect the animals and creating a network of young researchers and activists in favor of animal dignified existence.
The awards ceremony, which will be attended by all the winners, will be the 6th of October in the Girona Auditorium. the president of the Association, Charles McCragh, said it will be a “deep, pleasant and emotional” act where once again will bring together individuals and organizations of a “high quality” that are an “example for all humanity” .