The news that PRAESA was announced as the 2015 ALMA Laureate on Tuesday resulted in reactions from many news channels from different parts of the world. Here are some examples of media covering the announcement:
The story was also reported in several South African media channels, such as
Philip Pullman, author and 2005 ALMA Laureate was among the first to congratulate PRAESA:
My warm congratulations to PRAESA, and my hopes that the award will do wonders for the encouragenment of reading and storytelling in South Africa.