Asha Mwilu

Founder, Editor-at-Large, Debunk Media

Asha is a Kenyan television journalist covering security, terrorism, governance, health, the economy and current affairs in Africa.  She is a curious, deep-thinking journalist and documentary filmmaker interested in the latest digital media trends and passionate about the future of storytelling. Asha holds an M.A in Documentary Practices (Distinction) from the University for the Creative Arts and a B.A in Broadcast Journalism at the United States International University - Africa.  She is currently the Special Projects Editor at Kenya's leading broadcaster; Citizen Television. Asha also teaches journalism and film as an adjunct lecturer at USIU - Africa.

Asha is speaking at

French Translation
September 28, 2019
4:15 pm - 5:30 pm
Holcim Auditorium, HafenCity Universität (HCU)



What does it take to succeed as a woman in the world of investigative journalism? In this lightning round session, leading women muckrakers from around the world will present strategies they used in their professional work, and will offer advice on everything from dealing with bad bosses to balancing work and family. As in other lightning rounds, each speaker has just five to seven minutes for her presentation. Come and be inspired.

French translation for this session is provided by CFI, the French media development organization.

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