Shortlist for PRCA MENA’s Regional Awards announced

The Public Relations and Communications Association Middle East & North Africa (PRCA MENA) has announced the shortlist for its Regional Awards. The annual ceremony creates an opportunity to recognise and celebrate the finest campaigns and work produced by communications teams and individuals in the MENA region.

Monika Fourneaux, head of EMEA PRCA, said: “We’re pleased to announce the finalists for our 2023 Regional Awards and recognise the great talent across the PR industry in the Middle East and North Africa. The high volume of submissions encouraged us to create large and small/medium subcategories which means that the opportunities for recognition have increased, as well as the demand for higher standards.”

Here are the finalists for the best integrated campaign large companies:

APCO Worldwide – MOC KSA EXPO 2020
ASDA’A BCW with Visa – Shifting the narrative for female entrepreneurs
Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation and Four MENA – Powering the Path to Net Zero
Weber Shandwick and Mastercard – Out Of This World Football Game
Weber Shandwick MENAT and Mastercard – A Priceless Expo
Weber Shandwick MENAT, Warner Bros. World and Etihad Airways – Taken by Surprise!

These are the finalists for the best integrated campaign small/medium companies:

Gambit Communications & BBC Studios – The Green Planet
Gambit Communications & Veolia – Thought Leadership in Sustainability
Houbara Communications and Kearney – What’s Next Dialogues
Matrix PR – Acronis – Triple Valuation with Triple Strategy
Maven Global Access, Abu Dhabi Investment Office (ADIO), Weber Shandwick and TBWA\RAAD – Access Abu Dhabi
MG Motor & Performance Communications – The London Lap

The complete list of finalists can be found here.

Winners will be announced at the awards ceremony on 16th March 2023 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.