Alan Davis has designed and implemented IWPR programmes in the Balkans, the Caucasus, Central Asia and Afghanistan and joined the Institute for War and Peace Reporting (IWPR) in 1994 after training as a journalist and reporting extensively from Indochina and East Asia. A finalist in the UK Press Gazette Regional Journalist of the Year and the Observer Young Travel Writer of the Year, he reported from Vukovar, just before it fell to Yugoslav federal and paramilitary forces in 1991.
He has designed and implemented IWPR programmes in the Balkans, the Caucasus, Central Asia and Afghanistan and leads IWPR's consultancy work. He currently heads up IWPR’s development and programme work in Asia. He studied film and TV production at university in Iowa (USA) while an exchange programme student.
Visit the current project Alan is spearheading - Philippine Human Rights Reporting Project.