2019 Fellows

Amel Ghani - Pakistan

Amel Ghani is Lahore-based reporter for The Herald, a monthly magazine of politics and current affairs. She writes about politics, the environment and various cultural and social issues...

Valeriia Kovtun - Ukraine

Valeriia Kovtun is a special correspondent for Breakfast with 1+1, a morning TV show that reaches more than 30 million people across Ukraine. During her two years with the programme, Valeriia has...

Noma Bolani - South Africa

Noma Bolani is a broadcast journalist with the South African Broadcasting Corporation - working in both radio and television. Her work centres around local politics and foreign affairs.

Kelesha Williams - Jamaica

Kelesha Williams is a Reporter/Producer at Television Jamaica, which is part of the largest media group in Jamaica and the Caribbean. Her work focuses on human rights protection, climate change,...

Mbom Sixtus - Cameroon

Mbom Sixtus is a general assignment reporter with the Cameroon Tribune, a publication of the Cameroon News and Publishing Corporation. He is also a correspondent for Deutsche Presse-...

Disha Shetty - India

Disha Shetty is a science journalist based out of Bengaluru, India, where she is a reporting fellow with IndiaSpend. She writes mainly on public health, climate change and the intersection between...

Solafa Sallam - Egypt

Solafa Sallam is a multimedia reporter based in Cairo, Egypt. Her news reports and features have covered the political transition and social unrest in Egypt, minority rights, women's rights,...

Gabriela Pinasco - Ecuador

Gabriela Pinasco is digital managing editor at Vistazo , the oldest magazine and one of the most widely read media outlets in Ecuador. Her reporting focuses on politics and women's and...

Janvic Mateo - Philippines

Janvic Mateo covers politics, human rights, education, climate change and science and technology for The Philippine Star.

Ardhike Indah - Indonesia

Ardhike Indah is a Yogyakarta-based reporter for Kedaulatan Rakyat, the oldest newspaper in Indonesia. Her reporting focuses on issues related to youth, art, culture and education.

Mauricio Durán - Paraguay

Mauricio Duran is a reporter with Telefuturo, where he covers politics and economics. During the Fellowship, he plans to focus on progress made toward Sustainable Development Goal #10, reduced...

Tshering Dorji - Bhutan

Tshering Dorji is a business and economic correspondent with Kuensel, a national daily in Bhutan. His work has been recognized by the Journalist Association of Bhutan, which awarded him...

Ashok Dahal - Nepal

Ashok Dahal is a senior correspondent with Republica National Daily, a leading English-language newspaper in Nepal. He also works as a part-time stringer at the Kathmandu bureau of Agence...

Paulo Beraldo - Brazil

Paulo Beraldo is a reporter for Estadão, a São Paulo-based daily. His reporting focuses on national and international politics, agriculture and sustainable development. He has received 11...

Karnklon Raktham - Thailand

Karnklon Raktham is a producer and foreign correspondent for “Around the World”, a world news documentary programme broadcast on PPTV HD in Thailand. She covers global affairs, with a focus on...