Knight Fellow Takes the Lead on Merging Journalism and Technology in the Middle East

May 222012

Journalists and technology experts are working to bridge communication gaps and stay current on media development trends across the Middle East.

Knight International Journalism Fellow Ayman Salah is leading the effort. He's working to launch chapters of the global tech development group Hacks/Hackers in the region. He's also introducing Swara, a mobile news service developed in India by Knight International Journalism Fellow Shubranshu Choudhary, in Jordan, Libya, Algeria, Tunisia and Morocco.

Salah's work was recently profiled on Journalism.co.uk.