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About Jared Knoll

Jared Knoll is a Canadian multimedia journalist whose recent work has focused on genocide prevention and community-based activism. He holds a B.A.cl in International Studies from the University of Saskatchewan and an M.A. in Media, Peace and Conflict Studies from the UN-mandated University for Peace. He has done extensive research into human rights, media and politics in Central America.

Lengo: a worthy goal

By: Jared Knoll ARUSHA – Hope can be hard to come by for children in Sub-Saharan Africa, but one Tanzanian man has gone back to his..

February 11, 2014 with 0 Comments

African youth fight poverty through education

By: Jared Knoll “I believe that this young, brave and educated generation can make change in society and make the world a better..

January 30, 2014 with 1 Comment

Diving to new depths of human rights

By: Jared Knoll ZANZIBAR – Working for human rights is not the exclusive domain of the 30 per cent of our world that is dry land. In the..

January 6, 2014 with 0 Comments

Art and environmentalism, haven for local youth

By: Jared Knoll ARUSHA – Environmental pollution is a burgeoning problem in East Africa, from toxic landfills to widespread..

December 19, 2013 with 0 Comments

Memories of WWII refugees live on in Tanzania

ARUSHA – On the fringes of a small Tanzanian village called Tengeru lie buried 150 Polish war refugees, who did their best to make a..

November 28, 2013 with 6 Comments

Tanzanian media seek reprieve in war on press freedom

By: Jared Knoll In this podcast, Jared Knoll interviews several prominent Tanzanian journalists, including Zephania Ubwani, Jonathon Njaidi..

November 14, 2013 with 0 Comments

Rallies for the resurrected line pockets of the pious

By: Jared Knoll Arusha – Pastor Josephat Gwagima is an internationally renowned Christian preacher who holds rallies and markets his..

October 25, 2013 with 0 Comments

The human cost of poaching

By: Jared Knoll  “We will die. My family and I will die. We cannot live without elephants,” said Godfrey Mashaka, a local safari..

October 16, 2013 with 0 Comments
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