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Ismail Einashe

Feature and Investigative Journalist, Freelance, Addis Ababa and Nairobi

Ismail Einashe is a journalist and writer. He has written for the Guardian, The Sunday Times, NBC News, the Nation, Foreign Policy, Frieze, NPR and the New York Times, among many other places. He also sits on the editorial board of Tate Etc. the magazine of the Tate Museums. He has worked for BBC Radio Current Affairs and presented on BBC Radio. Ismail has reported from over a dozen countries across Europe, Africa and the Middle East covering everything from immigration, development issues, to human rights and conflict. He is a 2019 Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellow and is spending this year reporting across Africa on China’s role on the continent. He is a Dart Center Ochberg Fellow at Columbia University Journalism School and an associate at The Centre for the Study of Global Human Movement at the University of Cambridge. 

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Interdisciplinary Global Development Centre
igdc@york.ac.uk
01904 321042
Department of Politics, University of York, Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
@York_IGDC