Paola Sartoretto, affiliated researcher at the Latin American Institute, has recently won a Top Paper Award from the International Communication Association (ICA) for the paper "The case for communication rights - a rights based approach for media development" co-written with Charu Uppal and David Cheruiyot, assistant professor and PhD candidate at Karlstad University. The award is given by ICA's division Global Communication and Social Change at the association's yearly conference which this year takes place in Fukuoka - Japan, 9-13 June. Four papers among 130 were awarded the prize.