KARACHI – Pakistan’s monthly magazine SouthAsia, focused on foreign policy, political and business issues, has once again been nominated for the 26th Genesis Awards, presented by The Humane Society of the United States, in the Outstanding Written Word – Brigitte Bardot International Print category. It is the only Asian nominee to make it to the US Genesis Awards list, says a press release.

The Genesis Awards pay tribute to the major news and entertainment media for producing outstanding works that raise public awareness of animal issues.

Along with SouthAsia, other nominees in the Outstanding Written Word – Brigitte Bardot International Print category this year include The Independent (UK) and The Sunday Times (UK). The 26th Genesis Awards will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2012, in Beverly Hills, California.