Baria Alamuddin

Baria Alamuddin: People has to understand the value of journalism

Baria Alamuddin was the moderator of the seminar.
She is foreign editor of Al Hayat newspaper and the editor of Media Services Syndicate and is a frequent speaker in International conferences on democracy, security, defense and terrorism.

We asked Baria Alamuddin about her opinion on what has to be done to stop the hatred and threats against women journalists?

 

More about Baria Alamuddin

Baria Alamuddin is foreign editor of Al Hayat newspaper and the editor of Media Services Syndicate. She is an award-winning journalist and has interviewed numerous heads of state including King Hamad Bin Issa Alkhalifa, President Hosni Moubarak, King Hussain of Jordan, Prime Minister Tony Blair, President Bill Clinton, Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and President Fidel Castro. She has been the President of the International Arab Charity (IAC) since 2004 and is a member of the advisory board of the Tallberg Forum in Sweden, and the British Lebanese association in the UK. She was a news anchor for Lebanese television and makes numerous appearances as an analyst on Middle Eastern affairs on CNN International and American Edition, BBC, Sky News, ITN, CNBC, Al Arabia, Al Jazeera, Abu Dhabi Television, LBC and other TV channels. She was also the in-house analyst for CNN during the 2003 Iraq war. Alamuddin is a frequent speaker in International conferences on democracy, security, defense and terrorism.


Baria Alamuddin är utrikesredaktör för den arabiska tidningen Al Hayat och redaktör för Media Services Syndicate. Hon är en prisbelönt journalist med många intervjuer med statschefer på sitt CV, bland annat kung Hamad Bin Issa Alkhalifa, president Hosni Moubarak, Jordaniens tidigare kung Hussein, Tony Blair, Bill Clinton, Margaret Thatcher och Fidel Castro. Hon har varit ordförande för International Arab Charity (IAC) sedan 2004 och är rådgivare för Tällberg Forum i Sverige, samt för Brittish Lebanese Association i Storbritannien. Hon var nyhetsankare för libanesisk tv och är ofta inbjuden som analytiker i Mellanösternfrågor på CNN, BBC, Sky News, ITN, CNBC, Al Arabien, Al Jazeera, Abu Dhabi TV, LBC och andra tv-kanaler. Hon var CNNs interna analytiker under kriget i Irak 2003. Alamuddin är också en ofta förekommande talare på internationella konferenser om demokrati, säkerhet, försvar och terrorism.