Ismail Einashe is a journalist. He has written for The Guardian, The Sunday Times, NBC News, the Nation, Foreign Policy, Frieze, and NPR among many other publications. He sits on the editorial board of Tate Etc. the magazine of the Tate Museums. He has worked for BBC Radio Current Affairs and presented on BBC Radio. Ismail has reported from over a dozen countries across Europe, Africa and the Middle East covering everything from migration, refugee issues to human rights and conflict. For his reporting on migration in Europe he is a recipient of the EU Migration Media Award 2019. He is the Alicia Patterson Foundation Fellow for 2019 and he is spending this year reporting across Africa on China’s role on the continent. He is an associate at the Centre for the Study of Global Human Movement at the University of Cambridge and an Ochberg Fellow at the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia University.