2009-10 Humphrey Fellows


2009-10 UMD Humphrey Fellows


Ana Avila is a senior analyst for the Institute for Security and Democracy in Mexico, which focuses on media, violence and human rights. She also contributes to the state TV channel and national newspaper on issues of politics, organized crime and security issues.



Daphne Cassar is a reporter, editor and newscaster for Maltese National TV and Radio.




Maggie M. Ghabrial works for Associated Press News Agency in Egypt where she covers Mideast politics, social and religious conflicts.



Paul Hills is a lecturer at Rhodes University in Grahamstown, South Africa.



Stefan Hudec of Slovak Republic writes for the foreign news desk of SME newspaper.



Nadia Klussey serves as a communication and marketing adviser for Women Entrepreneurs in Togo.



Nada Krstic works as an editor in the Serbian Government’s Department of Media Relations.



Claudia A. Montecinos is a political reporter for the prime time newscast at Television Nacional de Chile.




Racheal Nakitare is a senior producer for Kenya Broadcasting Corporation in Kenya. She is interested in new media, and the use of television as a medium for community development and citizen empowerment.



Anduela Nika is the editor of Klan Magazine in Albania.




Najibullah Sharifi is a producer for National Public Radio in Afghanistan.



Anuradha Sivagurunathan works as a copy editor with The Star newspaper in Malaysia and as a freelance media producer.



Jaroslav Valuch is a program coordinator for People in Need, an international relief, development and human rights organization based in the Czech Republic.



Qi Wu is chief reporter and editor of political, economic and social news for Sanlian Lifeweek Magazine, Beijing.