Author: Kate Bartlett
2019 WPI FellowJournalist, Deutsche Presse Agentur
Johannesburg, South Africa
Bio: Kate Bartlett is a Zimbabwean-born journalist who was reported from Cambodia, Afghanistan, Hong Kong, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Congo, and Bosnia among other places. She started her career at The Cambodia Daily in Phnom Penh, then went to Agence France Presse as an Asia editor, and is currently Southern and East Africa correspondent for Deutsche Presse Agentur, the German press agency.
Turned 38 today and felt old. Then I met a South African tree that was planted in 1700. Look at those roots!
I am eating a guava, which has weirdly transported me straight back to my 90s Zimbabwean childhood and the halcyon days spent barefoot and up trees, usually with a Nancy Drew book.
A Hong Kong court ruling has sent a chilling message to dissenters. President Biden's bidding Baghdad bye-bye and pulling out troops. And find out why popstar Pink is seeing red over "sexist" handball uniform rules. http://ow.ly/Mkca50FEr4t
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Recent blog posts
Our 4/14 recorded webinar on #disinformation featuring @BostonJoan, @andraspe & @mdmontgomery is now posted to our website for anyone who missed out! #WPIDisinformationWebinar
Great webinar on the global scale of disinformation, got to hear from the incredible @BostonJoan and about the impressive work of @andraspe in Hungary. So important to see the power of bad info.
Webinar on WPI site.
& follow and support @direkt36 — investigative journalism!! https://twitter.com/worldpressinst/status/1382346097549512704
Thanks again to our partners at the America for Bulgaria Foundation & @AEJBulgaria, plus our experts @BostonJoan & @andraspe & moderator @mdmontgomery for making #WPIDisinformationWebinar happen.