Hewete Haileselassie

Hewete Haileselassie

Senior journalist and talent and training manager for East Africa
BBC Africa

Hewete Haileselassie is a senior journalist with BBC Africa. She’s currently based in Nairobi as the talent and training manager for East Africa tasked with running trainee schemes for young journalists. 

Conference sessions

Plenary session

This will be a chance to hear from the secretary of state for international development, 18 months into her role.



Mon, 03/18/2019 - 15:30 to 16:15

In the opening session of the whole conference, hear from two passionate activists on development and inclusivity.



Mon, 03/18/2019 - 09:30 to 10:45
Plenary session

This session will feature journalist Andrew Mwenda and commissioner of the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka Ambika Satkunanathan.



Mon, 02/26/2018 - 15:45 to 16:30