Kourosh Ziabari is an award-winning Iranian journalist and reporter. He is studying MA International Multimedia Journalism at the University of Kent's Centre for Journalism on a Chevening Award by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. He has won three prizes in Iran’s National Press Festival. In August 2015, he was named the recipient of the Senior Journalists Seminar Fellowship by the Hawaii-based East-West Center. In June 2015, he was selected by Deutsche Welle and European Youth Press to be part of a team of 16 young reporters and journos from different countries covering the Global Media Forum 2015 in Bonn, Germany. Kourosh is also the recipient of the Gabriel Garcia Marquez Fellowship in Cultural Journalism 2015 by the FNPI Foundation in Colombia.

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