Free Media Awards 2011
Natalja Ligachova - Ukraine

Natalja Ligachova observes and analyses media trends, and she writes independently and in a well-balanced manner about the Ukrainian media landscape.

Natalja Ligachova works as a journalist for the Internet newspaper Telekritika in Kiev. Telekritika is a forum for discussions about freedom of the press, professional standards, press ethics, human rights and journalistic solidarity. By virtue of its role as gatekeeper, Telekritika is an important voice in Ukraine.


Natalja Ligachova was nominated by Markus Löning of the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Berlin. The prize is EUR 10 000.