Award-winning journalist Angelo Izama shares his expertise on the pressing issues, challenges and potential for Africa's media.
Izama is a former Knight Fellow at Stanford University. He has been a multi-media journalist with Monitor Publications in Uganda for 13 years and is a regular contributor to various international publications including the New York Times, The Guardian and the BBC. In 2007, Izama was a Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow with the National Endowment for Democracy. He is currently researching and writing on Uganda’s nascent oil and gas sector as an Open Society Fellow. He is also co-founder of a human security think tank based in Kampala, Uganda.