The David Astor Journalism Awards Trust


JIM MEYER (Executive Director) is a former documentary filmmaker and journalist. His background is in public policy analysis, planning and communications.  He knew David Astor for many years and ran two other small Astor-supported UK charities.

HARUNA KANAABI (Regional Representative & Uganda Coordinator) is a former journalist and editor, and past Secretary General of the Uganda Journalists Association.  He is Coordinator of the Eastern Africa Media Institute Uganda Chapter and a Board member of the Independent Media Council of Uganda.