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 Alan Geere is a journalist, academic and international editorial consultant.

He was editorial director of Northcliffe Newspapers (South-East) and, as editor, led the Essex Chronicle to two successive Weekly Newspaper of the Year awards.
Alan worked as a newspaper editor in the UK, Canada, United States and the Caribbean and his consulting career has taken him into 200 newsrooms worldwide.
Alan has helped journalists and media organisations around the world from Afghanistan to Vietnam and Romania to Russia. He has a special interest in media development and is using his knowledge and experience of journalism training and education in the developing world to pursue studies for a PhD.
As an academic Alan was undergraduate journalism course leader at first Westminster and then Worcester, after a spell as senior lecturer on the MA International Journalism programme at City University. Latterly he was head of the new Media, Communications and Journalism undergraduate degree course at Victoria University in Kampala, Uganda.
Until he moved to Africa Alan was a member of the board of the National Council for the Training of Journalists helping shape the new NCTJ Diploma.

Contact Alan:

Mobile: +44 7747 454417

Blog: alangeere.blogspot.com

Twitter: @alangeere

LinkedIn: Alan Geere

Skype: alan.geere