The winners

The final KazGeo press-conference dedicated to the South Pole expedition results was on the 28 February 2011 in the National Press Club.

On the conference winners of the creative competition among journalists and press photographers were awarded diplomas.

Full list of laureates in all nominations:

First place:

Absolyamova Zhamal, “Ekibastuz review” newspaper, Pavlodar province
1-st prize for the best article about culture in Russian
Akyn Ordabaiuly, “STV” channel
1-st prize for the video news item in Kazakh
Aleksey Goncharov, “Turan” newspaper, Shymkent
1-st prize for the best article about nature in Russian
Georgy Osadchy, “Aktyubinsky vestnik” news-reporter
1-st prize for the best article about eсology in Russian
Elnur Esmuratova, TRC Kazakhstan-Atyrau
1-st prize for the TV-project in Kazakh
Zheksen Alpartegi, “Aikyn” newspaper
1-st prize for a geography article in Kazakh
Konstantin Kikvidze, photographer, VOX POPULI magazine
1-st prize for the best Kazakhstan nature photo works. Album “Kazakh beauty”
Natalya Denisova, “Komu Chto?” newspaper, Kyzylorda
1-st place in “Local study history” in Russian
Olga Vitukevitch, “channel 7”, Petropavlovsk
1-st prize for TV-project in Russian language. Cultural heritage “Botai”
Smadiyar Kuttygerei, “Munaily Astana” news-reporter
1-st prize for the best publication about ecology in Kazakh
Timur Sandybaev, ITRC “Mir”
1-st prize in video news item in Russian language
Recognition prizes:
Arman Izzhanov, “Zheti kun” TV-programme reporter, TRC Khabar
Recognition prize in TV-project nomination – video news item “Kolsai lakes” in Russian language
Elena Koemetz, “Kazakhstan Today Agency”, “Karavan” newspaper
Recognition prize for the ethnography photoreport
Nurbol Okuov, “RTRC “Kazakhstan” editor, Mangistau
Recognition prize for Video news item
Rysbai Satimbekov, Kazakh National Female Teachers University.
Recognition prize for articles about ecology
Tatyana Kalyuzhnaya, Kostanai
“Small journeys in big lands”  
Recognition prize for Video news item in Russian language