MEDIA CONTACTS

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Journalists

Journalists who are interested in following refugee/asylum seekers stories in either their part of the world or internationally

Algeria

Jamila Loukil , Liberté-Oran, loukiljamilaatyahoo [dot] fr www.liberte-algerie.com

Naima Benouaret, El Watan,  nbenouaretatelwatan [dot] com  or  nbenouaretatyahoo [dot] fr www.elwatan.com

Australia

Ben McLean, ABC NewsRadio, mclean [dot] benatabc [dot] net [dot] au

Gabrielle Dunlevy,   Australian Associated Press  gdunlevyataap [dot] com [dot] au

Greg Dyett,  ABC News , greg [dot] dyettatsbs [dot] com [dot] au

Kate Coulthard, Freelance, kate [dot] c [dot] coulthardatgmail [dot] com, +610439253531

Micheal Gordon,   The Age Newspaper lettersattheage [dot] com [dot] au

Nepal Times Australia editoratnepalitimes [dot] com [dot] au

Nick Toscano, The Age Newspaper , n [dot] toscanoatfairfaxmedia [dot] com [dot] au

Sky News Australia agendaatskynews [dot] com [dot] au

Bangladesh

Maher Sattar,  Al Jazeera mahersattar777atgmail [dot] com, mahersattar.wordpress.com , mahersattar.tumblr.com  

Brazil

João Fellet, BBC Brazil, joao [dot] felletatbbc [dot] co [dot] uk

Juliana Tafur , Documentary Producer/Writer, julianaatorkideaproductions [dot] com , www.orkideaproductions.com

Belgium

Francesca Spinelli, Freelance,  f [dot] spinelliatinternazionale [dot] it

Bulgaria 

Francesco Martino, Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso,  martinoatbalcanicaucaso [dot] org

Cambodia 

Nathan A. Thompson, Freelance,  nat213atgmail [dot] com http://www.nathanathompson.co.uk

Cameroon

Mbom Sixtus,  IPS Intern Press Service,  mbom6tusatgmail [dot] com

Canada

Annie Burns-Pieper, GlobalNews,  annie [dot] burns-pieperatbellmedia [dot] ca

Carol Sanders, Winnipeg Free Press, carol [dot] Sandersatfreepress [dot] mb [dot] ca

Debra Black, Toronto Star,  dblackatthestar [dot] ca

Hermie Garcia, The Philippine Reporter,  hermiegarcia4atgmail [dot] com

Ines Colabrese, CBC Radio,  ines [dot] colabreseatcbc [dot] ca www.cbc.ca/radio

Jeremy Nuttall, The Tyee,  jnuttallatthetyee [dot] ca

Joe Friesen, Globe and Mail, JFriesenatglobeandmail [dot] com

Judi Rever, Freelance,  judireveratgmail [dot] com  

Martin Patriquin, Maclean's Magazine,  lettersatmacleans [dot] ca   

Mitch Potter,  Toronto Star mpotteratthestar [dot] ca

Nicholas Keung, Toronto Star,  nkeungatthestar [dot] ca

Sofia Grande, Chha 1610/Voces Latinas, sofia_grandeathotmail [dot] com , +1 4167822953

China

Tom Hancock, AFP,  tom [dot] hancockatafp [dot] com

Congo (DRC)

Joseph Kafuka, Scandinavia Restore Hope, kafuka_2000atyahoo [dot] fr

Ecuador 

Carolina Loza , Freelance,  loza [dot] leon [dot] carolinaatgmail [dot] com

Eritrea

Leonard Vincent, Freelance,  leonardvincent69atgmail [dot] com

Europe Regional

William Spindler, UNHCR refugee spokesman,  spindleratunhcr [dot] org

France

Elise Vincent, Le Monde,  elise [dot] vincentatlemonde [dot] fr 

Luisa Pace, Freelance photojournalist,  luisa [dot] paceatgmail [dot] com www.lavalledeitempli.net

Kait Bolongaro, Café Babel ,   kaitbolongaroatgmail [dot] com    

Germany

Gina Bucher , Freelance, g [dot] bucheratrokfor [dot] ch

Michael Obert , Freelance, michaelatobert [dot] de  

Greece

Giorgos Moutafis, Freelance,   moutafis77atyahoo [dot] gr ( moutafis77atyahoo [dot] gr ) +30 6975201232

Hong Kong

Christy Choi,   South China Morning Post , christy [dot] choiatscmp [dot] com

Emily Rauhala , Time magazine, emily_rauhalaattimeinc [dot] com, www.time.com

Danny Lee,   South China Morning Post danny [dot] leeatscmp [dot] com  

Joanna Chiu, South China Morning Post chiu [dot] joanna5atgmail [dot] com

Joyce Man, Freelance,  joyce [dot] h [dot] manatgmail [dot] com, www.joycehman.com

Natasha Khan, Bloomberg nkhan51atbloomberg [dot] net

Vaudine England, BBC, vaudine [dot] englandatbbc [dot] co [dot] uk www.bbc.co.uk

India

Adam Roberts, The Economist,  AdamRobertsateconomist [dot] com

Debraj Deb, The Northeast Today, debrajdb1989atgmail [dot] com

Patralekha Chatterjee , Freelance,  patralekha [dot] chatterjeeatgmail [dot] com

Shivam Vij, Freelance, shivamvijatgmail [dot] com

Italy

Alessio Polveroni,   La repubblica , Alessio [dot] Polveroniathotmail [dot] com

Anna Meli, Freelance, cartadiromaatgmail [dot] com

Chiara Organtini,  L'Espresso chiaraorgantiniathotmail [dot] com

Eleonora Vio,  La Repubblica  eleonora [dot] vioatgmail [dot] com

Elisabetta Povoledo,  New York Times elisabetta [dot] povoledoatgmail [dot] com

Ilaria Sesana, Freelance, Avvenire, Jesus, Popoli,  ilaria [dot] sesanaatgmail [dot] com

Lorenzo Bagnoli, Freelance,  Redatore Sociale , Il Fatto Quotidiano lo [dot] bagnoliatgmail [dot] com

Stefano Pasta, Freelance, stefanopastaatgmail [dot] com

Valeria Fraschetti,  La Repubblica valeria [dot] fraschettiatgmail [dot] com

Japan

Kaori Kawazu,   Mainichi Newspaper , kawazu-katmainichi [dot] co [dot] jp       

Katsuya Soda , Nanmin Now!, katsuya [dot] sodaatgmail [dot] com, www.nanmin-now.seesaa.net   

K Iida,  Chunicih Newspaper, iida [dot] katchunichi [dot] co [dot] jp

Takahashi Eisuke,  NHK , takahashi [dot] eisuke323atgmail [dot] com

Takuro Iwahashi, Kyodo News, iwahashi [dot] takuroatkydonews [dot] jp

Tomohiro Osaki, Japan Times , tomohiro [dot] osakiatjapantimes [dot] co [dot] jp

Shin Hara,  Kyodo News , hara [dot] shinatkyodonews [dot] jp       

Kazakhstan

Bruce Pannier, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty , pannierbatrfel [dot] org

Kenya

Jeffrey Gettleman, New York Times,  jgatnytimes [dot] com www.nytimes.com  

Qaabata Boru, Freelance,  qaabata007atyahoo [dot] com

Kyrgyzstan

Bruce Pannier,  Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty , pannierbatrfel [dot] org

Lebanon

Tariq Saleh, BBC World Service,  teko [dot] salehatgmail [dot] com

The Legal Agenda englishinfoatlegal-agenda [dot] com, +9611383606

Malaysia

Assim Hassan,   Utusan Malaysia , utusan_kkatyahoo [dot] com

Avila Samuel,   New Straits Times avila [dot] samuelathotmail [dot] com

Charles Ramendran,  The Sun Daily , newsdeskatthesundaily [dot] com

Nashir Bah,  Bernama , nashir_bahatyahoo [dot] com  or editorsbatbernama [dot] com

Jason Santos, Daily Express, santos [dot] robustaatgmail [dot] com

Jimmy Goh,  Daily Express sph_dailyexpressatyahoo [dot] com

Jong Zhung,   See Hua , nobita_jong1989athotmail [dot] com

Julia Chan,   The Malay Mail Online , juliachanatthemalaymailonline [dot] com

Samuel Tan,   Sin Chew , tzeeleongatyahoo [dot] com

Sandra Sokial,  The Rakyat Post , sandra [dot] sattherakyatpost [dot] com

Shaila Koshy, The Star Online,  koshyatthestar [dot] com [dot] my www.thestar.com.my 

Sherell Jeffrey,   Daily Express Shell_jeffreyatyahoo [dot] com

Rashvinjeet S. Bedi, The Star Online,  rashvinatthestar [dot] com [dot] my www.thestar.com.my

Ruzaini Zulkifli,  Utusan Borneo , Ruzainiubatgmail [dot] com

Willie Jude Junaidi,   Berita Harian , wjudeubatgmail [dot] com

Mali

Idrissa Sako, Les Echos, idisac2002atyahoo [dot] fr, www.lesechos.ml

Malta

Matthew Vella, Malta Today,  mvellaatmediatoday [dot] com [dot] mt

Raphael Vassallo, Malta Today,  rvassalloatmediatoday [dot] com [dot] mt

Mauritania

Ibou Badiane, RimWeb, ibbadianeatyahoo [dot] fr www.rimweb.net

Mohamed Ag Ahmedou, Freelance, badacha2010_agatyahoo [dot] fr or alyadagtenereatgmail [dot] com

Cheikh Oumar Ndiaye, L'Authentique, maitre [dot] ndiaye1atgmail [dot] com www.lauthentic.info

Mexico

Laura Saunders, Freelance, lsaunderseatgmail [dot] com

Mica Rosenberg,  Reuters mica [dot] rosenbergatthomsonreuters [dot] com 

Middle-East

Bram Janssen, AP,  infoatap [dot] org

Sebastian Castelier, Freelance, www.sebastian-castelier.com

Tanya Habjouqa, Photojournalist, +972547186619 

Wilson Fache, Al-Monitor, +12028080700

Zeina Khodr, Al-Jazeera, ajam [dot] pressataljazeera [dot] net

Morocco

Hassan Bentaleb, Liberation,  hassanbentalebatlibe [dot] ma www.libe.ma

Myanmar

Ingyin Naing, Freelance, ingjinnaingatgmail [dot] com 

Sophie Ansel , Freelance, anselsophieatgmail [dot] com www.lunesbirmanes.com

New Zealand

Lincoln Tran,  The New Zealand Herald , Lincoln [dot] Tanatnzherald [dot] co [dot] nz

Matt Stewart,  The Dominion Post , matt [dot] stewartatdompost [dot] govt [dot] nz

Tracey Barnett, Freelance,  contactattraceybarnett [dot] co [dot] nz (subject: Comment%20from%20website) ( contactattraceybarnett [dot] co [dot] nz )

Netherlands

Yarno Ritzen, Al Jazeera English, infoatyarnoritzen [dot] com

Nigeria

Samuel Orovwuje, Freelance, orovwujeatyahoo [dot] com, +2348034745325

Pakistan

Shabbir Mir, Freelance,  shabbirmiratgmail [dot] com  

Zeeshan Adhi , The Nation, zeeshanadhiatgmail [dot] com,   www.nation.com.pk

Qatar

Teresa Krug , Al Jazeera, teresa [dot] krugatgmail [dot] com www.aljazeera.com

Reuters (Global)

Deborah Charles, Reuters, deborah [dot] charlesatreuters [dot] com

Romania

Raluca Maxim, Lawyr.it, ralucaamaximatgmail [dot] com www.lawyr.it

Russia

Andrey Kirsanow, Rossija Segodnya, a [dot] kirsanowatrian [dot] ru

Senegal

Awa Diedhiou, West Africa Democracy Radio, diedhiounalisteatgmail [dot] com www.wadr.org  

Jacques Ngor Sarr, Le Populaire, jakosar30atyahoo [dot] fr  

Joe Marone, Radio Futurs Médias, joemaronejatgmail [dot] com

Omar Victor Diop, Photographer, infoatmagnin-a [dot] com

Slovenia

Uroš Škerl Kramberger,  Dnevnik uros [dot] skerlatdnevnik [dot] si

South Africa

Kristy Siegfried, IRIN News, Kristyatirinnews [dot] org

South Korea

Kim Han Sol,   Kyunghyang Daily  , hansolatkhan [dot] kr 

Park Hyun Jung, Hankyoreh 21,  saramathani [dot] co [dot] kr, www.h21.hani.co.kr

Steven Borowiec, Hankyoreh, Wall Street Journal,  steveriborowiecatgmail [dot] com  or  www.english.hani.co.kr , www.wsj.com

Spain

Elena Isabel Montero Cubillo,  elenadejmonteroatgmail [dot] com,   www.cablemeltv.es

Jesus Blasco de Avellaneda, Freelance,  blascodeavellanedaatgmail [dot] com

Jorge Garret, Freelance, jgarretlozanoatgmail [dot] com

Sudan

Leonard Vincent, Freelance, leonardvincent69atgmail [dot] com

Sweden

Britta Abotsi , Artikel 14,  brittaabotsiatgmail [dot] com  or  artikel14atfarr [dot] se www.farr.se/   www.artikel14.se

Joseph Kafuka, Scandinavia Restore Hope, kafuka_2000atyahoo [dot] fr

Meron Estefanos, Radio Erena,  meron [dot] estefanosatgmail [dot] com

Switzerland

Alberto Campi, Freelance Photojournalist, infoatalbertocampiphoto [dot] com www.albertocampiphoto.com

Gina Bucher , Freelance, g [dot] bucheratrokfor [dot] ch

Nina Larson, AFP, general AFP email address  afpatafp [dot] com

Tajikistan

Bruce Pannier,  Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty , pannierbatrfel [dot] org

Thailand

Aela Callan , Al Jazeera, aelacallanatgmail [dot] com www.aelacallan.com www.aljazeera.com

Alan Morison, alanatphuketwan [dot] com, phukewan.com

Annie Phrommayon, BBC, annie [dot] phrommayonatbbc [dot] co [dot] uk www.bbc.co.uk

Chutima Sidasathian, chutima [dot] postatgmail [dot] com, phukewan.com

Daily News  editoratdailynews [dot] co [dot] th

Dana MacLean, IRIN, dana [dot] savannahatgmail [dot] com www.irinnews.org

Daniel Schearf, VOA, dschearfatvoanews [dot] com www.voanews.com

Kitty McKinsey, UNHCR, mckinseyatunchr [dot] org www.unhcr.org.uk

Krungthep Thurakij, Freelance,  ktforatnationgroup [dot] com

Lance Woodruff, Freelance, Indochina Network, lance [dot] woodruffatgmail [dot] com

Maher Sattar,   Al Jazeera mahersattar777atgmail [dot] com mahersattar.wordpress.com mahersattar.tumblr.com

National Geographic Magazine ngmthatamarin [dot] co [dot] th

Naew Na, Freelance,  contentatnaewna [dot] com

Nha-Kran Loahavilai,  Post Today nhakranatposttoday [dot] com

Nirmal Gosh , The Straits Times, karmanomadatgmail [dot] com www.straitstimes.com

Thin Lei Win, Thomson Reuters Foundation,  thin [dot] leiwinatthomsonreuters [dot] com  

Ron Corben , Freelance, corbenratbkk [dot] loxinfo [dot] co [dot] th  

Saritdet Marukatat,   The Bangkok Post saritdetmatbangkokpost [dot] co [dot] th

Sean Kimmons, IRIN kimmons5atyahoo [dot] com

Vivian Tan, UNHCR tanvatunhcr [dot] org

Waranya Pimsri,  ASEAN TV/MCOT Global , waranya [dot] pimsriatgmail [dot] com

Tunisia

Abdellatif Garrouri, Télévision Nationale-Tunis,  wahid_abdelahatyahoo [dot] fr, www.watania1.tn

Isabelle Merminod, Photojournalist,  isabelleatisabellemerminod [dot] com

Sana Sbouai, Nawaat, sanaatnawaat [dot] org, www.nawaat.org

Stéphanie Wenger, La Tribune de Genévé,  stephwengeratgmail [dot] com  

Tim Baster, New International Equal Times,  tbasterathotmail [dot] co [dot] uk

Turkey

Alexi Noelle, TRT World, alexinoelle [dot] hoseinattrtworld [dot] com

Emre Peker, Wall Street Journal , emre [dot] pekeratwsj [dot] com     

Turkemistan

Bruce Pannier, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty , pannierbatrfel [dot] org   

Ukraine

Joel van Houdt, Photojournalist, joelvanhoudtatgmail [dot] com ( joelvanhoudtatgmail [dot] com ) , +31628977394

Maksym Butkevich,  butkevychatgmail [dot] com

Uganda

Otim Patrick, Freelance, otimpat2000atyahoo [dot] com

United Kingdom

Adrian Alvarez, Photojournalist, adalva [dot] cuetoatgmail [dot] com ( adalva [dot] cuetoatgmail [dot] com ) , +447821912700

Afua Hirsch,  Sky News afua [dot] hirschattheguardian [dot] com  or  afua [dot] hirschatsky [dot] com

Anthony Loyd, The Times,  anthonyloydatgooglemail [dot] com

Ben Allen , BBC Global News,  ben [dot] allenatbbc [dot] co [dot] uk

Emma Batha,  Thomson Reuters Foundation , emma [dot] bathaatthomsonreuters [dot] com

Ghaith Abdul-Ahad, The Guardian, ghaith [dot] abdul-ahadatguardian [dot] co [dot] uk

Jeremy Page,  Wall Street Journal jeremy [dot] pageatwsj [dot] com

Jonathan Owen, The Independent, newseditoratindependent [dot] co [dot] uk

Juliana Ruhfus,  Al Jazeera English ,  Juliana [dot] Ruhfusataljazeera [dot] net

Magdy Samaan, Daily Telegraph,  magdysamaanatgmail [dot] com

Mark Tran , The Guardian. mark [dot] tranatguardian [dot] co [dot] uk www.guardian.co.uk

Maria Assaf, Freelancer , majuassafatgmail [dot] com

Matt Broomfield, The Independent, newseditoratindependent [dot] co [dot] uk

Meave Shearlaw , The Guardian,  www.guardian.co.uk maeve [dot] shearlawatguardian [dot] co [dot] uk

Peter Walker, The Guardian, peter [dot] walkeratguardian [dot] co [dot] uk

United States

Ann Garrison, Freelance,  anniegarrisonatgmail [dot] com ,   www.anngarrison.com

Evelynn Brown, Freelance, WhistleWatch, ebrownatwhistlewatch [dot] org www.whistlewatch.org

Laura Saunders, Freelance, lsaunderseatgmail [dot] com

Luke Mogelson, Freelance,  luke [dot] mogelsonatgmail [dot] com

Sean Kimmons  , IRIN, kimmons5atyahoo [dot] com www.irinnews.org

Sonia Smith, Freelance, sonia [dot] smithatgmail [dot] com

Tabitha McDuffee, Freelance, tabitha [dot] mcduffeeatgmail [dot] com

Linda Valdez, Columnist/Editorial Writer, The Arizona Republic, Linda [dot] ValdezatArizonaRepublic [dot] comazcentral.com

Uzbekistan

Bruce Pannier,  Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty , pannierbatrfel [dot] org

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