Head of Global Communications, Knowledge Management, & Engagement, WLE
Adam Hunt has served as head of global communications, knowledge management, and engagement initiatives for WLE since September 2017. Before WLE, Adam was based in Thailand with Internews’ Earth Journalism Network overseeing strategic communications for a USAID governance project, facilitating a regional network of environmental journalists, and serving as Editor-in-Chief of The Mekong Eye. Previously, Adam worked with Internews on the Thai-Burma border, supporting exiled Burmese journalists and political groups in the pre-transition years. Adam has also led programs with the APEC Secretariat in Singapore, Pathways to Education in his hometown of Toronto, and the communications unit of a joint Canada/Brazil governance project. Adam has an MA in Planning (International Development) from UBC, and BA’s in Journalism and Sociology.