It took over a month for the Ukrainian parliament to adopt a resolution on the growing wave of anti-regime protests in neighbouring Belarus. The...
Thomas Baker is the Programmes Implementation Coordinator for IWPR’s Africa portfolio, including the coordination of programmes in Nigeria, Rwanda, and Sierra Leone. Thomas previously worked as Project Manager for BBC Media Action’s health and governance programmes in Kenya and Somalia, including the TV debate show Sema Kenya which aired on BBC Swahili and KBC. Thomas’ core interests include behaviour change communication and using media as a platform for education.
‘Thanks to the internet, journalists can now sit in a tent near the front line and talk to colleagues half a world away’
By Gillian Tett