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Benedict Moran

Fellows 2014
Al Jazeera America
Central African Republic
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Benedict Moran is a producer for Al Jazeera America currently based in New York City. He specializes in conflict, diplomacy, and international development. Moran has won awards for his coverage of the cholera epidemic in Haiti and on rural health programs in Tanzania. Prior to becoming a journalist, he worked as an aid worker in Costa Rica, Tanzania, Kenya, and Sudan. He was a Peace Corps volunteer stationed in Benin, where he produced a radio show at a solar-powered community station. His work for Al Jazeera has taken him to Brazil, Mali, South Africa, Kuwait, Qatar, Ethiopia and Haiti. He has a Masters of Science degree in Journalism from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, and a Masters of International Affairs from Columbia University's School of International and Public Affairs. He has traveled to more than 75 countries for work and professional reasons. 

Moran was awarded a prior fellowship with IRP, reporting from South Sudan in 2015.


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