Building peace in the minds of men and women

World Trends in Freedom of Expression and Media Development

Editorial Team 2017


Lead researchers

Nicole Stremlau, University of Oxford, UK and University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Iginio Gagliardone, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa

Monroe Price, University of Pennsylvania, USA


Regional and thematic researchers 

Carolina Aguerre Inés, University of San Andres, Argentina

Omar Al-Ghazzi, London School of Economics, UK

Admire Mare, University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Jennifer Henrichsen, University of Pennsylvania, USA

Jyoti Panday, Idea Telecom Centre of Excellence, Indian Institute of Management, India

Krisztina Rozgonyi, University of Vienna, Austria

Karen Ross, Newcastle University, UK

Erin Callihan, New York University, USA

Eleanor Marchant, Annenberg School for Communication, University of Pennsylvania, USA

Everisto Mugocha, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa

Olivier Aiken, University of Chicago, USA



Guy Berger, Director, Division of Freedom of Expression and Media Development

Sylvie Coudray, Chief, Section for Freedom of Expression

Marius Lukosiunas, Programme Specialist

Rachel Pollack, Associate Programme Specialist

Oscar Castellanos, Associate Communications Officer

Amie Churchill, Editorial assistance



Advisory Group

Ravina Aggarwal, Columbia Global Centers, Mumbai, India

Catalina Botero Marino, Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia

Elda Brogi, Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom, European University Institute, Italy

Aleida Calleja Gutierrez, Latin American Observatory for Regulation, Media and Convergence (OBSERVACOM), Mexico

Ulla Carlsson, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Silvia Chocarro Marcesse, Consultant on Freedom of Expression, France 

Marius Dragomir, Central European University, Hungary

Gerard Goggin, University of Sydney, Australia

William Horsley, Centre for Freedom of the Media, University of Sheffield, UK

Ahmed Khalifa, Ain Shams University, Egypt

Robin Mansell, London School of Economics, UK

Toby Mendel, Centre for Law and Democracy, Canada

Paul Nwulu, Ford Foundation, Nigeria

Golam Rahman, Chief Information Officer, Bangladesh

Julie Reid, University of South Africa

Mousa Rimawi, Palestinian Center for Development and Media Freedoms (MADA), Palestine

Elena Sherstoboeva, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Russian Federation

Ramon Tuazon, Asian Media Information and Communication Centre, the Philippines

Aimée Vega Montiel, National Autonomous University of Mexico

Silvio Waisbord, George Washington University, USA