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Ahmed El Shamy

Investigative Journalist
Ahmed El Shamy (Egypt) is an independent investigative journalist. His latest TV investigation “Behind the Doors of Silence” tackling the taboo issue of incest among Egyptian families won third place at the Dusko Jovanovic International Award for Investigative Journalism earlier this year. In 2012, his multimedia investigative report “The Beloved Killer” was honored by the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), as was his cross-border investigative report “The Echo of Silence” 2013. He briefly ran the investigative unit at Masr Alarabia news website earlier this year. In 2014, he attended a fellowship program at ICFJ, funded by the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.

My Speakers Sessions

Friday, October 9