Media Awards 2012


Rosalind Prober Award Winner

Sheldon Kennedy

Professional athlete, child rights advocate and sexual abuse survivor. Honoured for his inspirational fight against child sexual exploitation.

Media Awards Winners and Nominees

Catherine Solyom

The Montreal Gazette

Sex trade: The girls next door

Human trafficking is a hidden issue that’s hard to prove: Penalties often light when predators are convicted


WINNER!  Tanya Hvilivitzky and Carolyn Mullin

Niagara Magazine

The Underground World of Trafficking Humans


Tu Thanh Ha

Globe and Mail

Case highlights undercover world of catching a pedophile


Alison Langley

Welland Tribune Niagara Falls Review – Special Report: Danger Lurks Online


Jason Van Rassel

Calgary Herald – Protecting the public from sex offenders : Abduction raises questions of how sex offenders are monitored


Trevor Wilhelm

The Windsor Star – Windsor man serving 110 years in jail for soliciting sex online


Daphne Bramham

The Vancouver Sun – The Chilling Reality of sex tourism

WINNER!  Caroline Montpetit

Le Devoir – Prostitution juvenile-une traite qui ne profite pas aux jeunes filles


Kathleen Frenette

Journal de Québec – Le Net est une mine d’or

La Maison de Sabrina

WINNER!  Diana Swain, Timothy Sawa, Angela Gilbert

the fifth estate, CBC – Scout’s Honour
Diana Swain, Timothy Sawa, Angela Gilbert

the fifth estate,  CBC – The Lost Boys


Larry Day

Pyramid Productions – Theo Fleury: Playing With Fire


Maureen Palmer

Doc Zone, CBC Television – Sext Up Kids



Caroline Van Vlaardingen and Karla Kaminski

CTV News Montreal – Dirty Little Secrets (2 part special report)

WINNER!  Michel Jean

TVA – Cyber-predateurs dans la mire

WINNER!  Daphne Bramham

Vancouver Sun – Stolen Innocence


Ashley Wills

News Talk 650 – Prostitution #YXE : Underage sex sells in the city

Media Awards Poster 2012