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Africa Programme Staff

The Institute for War & Peace Reporting is governed by senior journalists, peace-building experts, regional specialists and business professionals. All Members serve on the IWPR International Board, to provide strategic, guidance, issues and regional expertise, development and outreach assistance, and direct support.
Project Manager

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.