EJN Africa Representative

Racheal Nakitare

Racheal Nakitare is a seasoned broadcast journalist with a Master’s in Communication studies from the University of Nairobi. She studied New Media and Conflict Transformation at Philip Merril School of Journalism, the University of Maryland under the prestigious Hubert Humphrey fellowship.

Racheal is the Acting Television Programmes Manager at the Kenya Broadcasting Corporation and has worked extensively on addressing hate speech in and through the media as well as on advocacy for women’s rights online. She is the immediate former President of the International Association of Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT).

Racheal is the EJN’s Africa Representative and previously served as a board member of the Ethical Journalism Network.