Voted the Best Speaker – Moderator, nominated for the August Prize, awarded the Bellman Prize and the The St Eriks Medal. Alexandra Pascalidou’s work against segregation, sexism and racism has been noticed and praised, several times over!
Alexandra Pascalidou has received following awards
2019 – Global Woman Awards 2019 – Both National and International Winner
Alexandra Pascalidou won the Global Woman Awards 2019 at the Global Woman Award Summit in London. She was awarded for her extraordinary work, fortitude, or noble qualities in the category ‘Influencer’ as she influence thousands of people in her work as an Activist, Journalist, Speaker and Writer.
2019 – The WING Award 2019, Winner of the Category ‘Excellence in Women’s Issue in Storytelling Award’
Alexandra Pascalidou, winner of the category ‘Excellence in Women’s Issue in Storytelling Award 2019’. Because of dedicated work and activism for women over the years and highlighted with her book ‘Mammorna’ (The mothers) where she gave a voice to 20 mothers living in Sweden’s poorest and most vulnerable areas, known as no-go zones.” Alexandra is a changemaker and role model as an activist, journalist author and speaker because she’s using her voice in the public space for people and groups that are often excluded.
2018 – Voted the Best Speaker – Moderator
This year’s speaker is an industry award that is awarded annually in the categories Speakers of the Year – Female, Male, Moderator and Breakthrough. The award is awarded to the speaker who inspires and communicates his message in an extraordinary way. Speakers spread knowledge through inspiration and for Sweden’s development going forward, both organizations and individuals.
2018 – The Bellman Prize
The Bellman Prize is awarded to the journalist, author and TV- & Radiopresenter Alexandra Pascalidou for her cultural contribution.
2018 – The St Eriks Medal
The St Eriks Medal (The St Eriks Medal is one of Swedens most honorable recognitions and the exclusive award ceremony takes place in the City Hall
2017 – The “5i12” Prize
The 5i12 Prize 2017 is awarded to the journalist and author Alexandra Pascalidou for her fight against xenophobia and racism and for human dignity.
2016 – The Big Feminist Award
The journalist, feminist and antiracist Alexandra Pascalidou has been a clear voice in the Swedish public since 1995 when she stepped into the limelight as the host of the Swedish National TV-show Mosaik. Alongside with the hosting Pascalidou has since then acted as moderator, author, columnist and reporter in diverse genres such as sports, culture, entertainment, economy, society and debate programs.
2015 – European of the year
The European of the Year is awarded to a person who “has helped to foster cooperation among the peoples of Europe in order to strengthen peace and freedom, cultural understanding and social cohesion.”
2014 – Won a million SEK and donated the money to Kvinna till Kvinna
Together with Lena Ag Alexandra won a million SEK in the TV-show “Who wants to be a millionaire”. The money was donated to Kvinna till Kvinna.
2006 – ”Blatte Deluxe”- Literature Award
2002 – The Swedish PEN-club prize
2002 – The Union of Civil Servants’ Working Award
2002 – Kommunal, the Swedish Municipal Workers’ Union’s Culture Award
2000 – Integration Scholarship
1998 – The Immigrant Institute’s Merit Award
2018 – Nominated to the August Prize
The book “The Mothers” by Alexandra Pascalidou was nominated to the Swedish non-fiction book of the year.
2016 – Nominated for Kristallen and the Big Journalist Award
Nominated for the Big Journalist Prize in the Category Storyteller of the Year with Lisa Jarenskog for the documentary series “They call us beggars” in Swedish TV, SVT.