1997 WPI Fellows


Ding Zhaolin, correspondent, Xinhau News Agency, Beijing, serving in Manila and Hanoi


Sahar El-Bahr, feature writer, Al-Ahram Weekly, Cairo, with Egypt's leading English-language newspaper.


Bela Dajka, foreign news editor, Magyar Hirlap, Budapest, covering both international and domestic political affairs for the national daily


Rohit Saran, assistant editor, Business Today, New Delhi, overseeing coverage of national and global economic affairs


Denis Mzembe, investigative reporter for the national daily, The National, Blantyre


Angela Ureta, associate producer, ABC CBN Broadcasting Corporation, Quezon City, for the Inside Story, a top-rated news and current affairs television program


Malgorzata Rzepka, business writer, Reuters, Warsaw, covering Polish financial news at the news agency's Warsaw bureau (deceased)

South Africa

Edwin Naidu, night news editor, The Star, Johannesburg, who also writes a column and covers education, politics and pop culture


Luis Alonso, political reporter, El Nacional, Caracas, covering political news, crime, the courts, drugs, the military and border affairs