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.
A good eg of why it irks me when starry-eyed Westerners heap praise on Kagame's economic miracle and authoritarianism-lite. #Rwanda https://t.co/nixT2LerHO
2 weeks ago, Pompeo's State Department falsely claimed NPR hadn't been up-front about topics for an interview.
Then the State Department barred an NPR reporter from an overseas trip, with Pompeo saying the move sent the "perfect message about press freedoms." https://t.co/yY1uTJUv0P
What can news organisations do to protect their journalists in this hostile environment?
@ETemily from @SCMPNews and @WeiDuCNA from @channelnewstv would like to get your feedback on this
🎥Watch their seminar on #HongKong protests here
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Recent blog posts
Commissioner @ThommyPetersen joins @MNFarmersUnion Pres. Gary Wertish and @StarTribune @adambelz on a panel talking ag to a group of journalists from around the world. They are visiting MN & @mnstatefair for the @worldpressinst Great to share #MNag with visitors across the globe
We are happy to announce the selection of the 2019 World Press Institute (WPI) fellows! Read more about the 2019 WPI Fellows and view their photos here: https://t.co/PEepuQI8Lu
Happy Holidays from WPI! If you are a foreign journalist looking to immerse yourself in the governance, politics, business, media, journalistic ethics and culture of the US, we are now accepting applications for our 2019 fellowship program: https://t.co/UuT18UAzyw.