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Hamse Abdilahi                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                                                                    

                                                                                                                                       

 

Background summary

Residence:  London, United Kingdom

Occupation:  Columnist, podcaster

Areas of interest:

-Current Affairs – news & politics

-Social urban issues e.g. gentrification

-Global issues e.g. political and social issues in developing world

-Factual film-making on social urban issues e.g. short documentaries

Alma mater: Public Policy at Bristol university, Sustainable Urban Development at Oxford University

Contact:  hamse.abdilahi@alibergpost.com or hamabdilahi1@gmail.com

Media courses done:

Certificate in Foundation Journalism (NCTJ) – ADJ Academy

Radio and Podcast Production – Haringey College (Conel)

Digital Content Creation – Haringey College (Conel)

Practical Documentary Film-Making Foundation Certificate – Raindance Film School

Previous work:

Articles

To rebuild Ukraine’s devastated urban infrastructure, the political and business elite must inspire hope and confidence in the future

https://alibergpost.com/opinion-politics/1229/

Why Becoming Insensitive to the Daily Indignities Endured by Poor is Dangerous

My Personal Experience of the Recent UK Heatwave

A Diverse Set of Tory Party Candidates? Really?

Biased Coverage of US Afghanistan exit disappointing

My Take on the End of UK’s 16-Month Lockdown

Why Side Projects Matter

Is the ‘Head-start in Life’ Narrative Really Overrated?

We Shouldn’t Measure our Current Achievements against Our Personal Aspirations

Al-Jazeera’s 25-Year Anniversary is Worth Celebrating

Book review

People Like Us by Hashi Mohamed

Film review

Escape from Mogadishu –  movie

Podcasts

Episode 2: President Zelensky’s visit to London

Episode 1:  My personal reflection on the end of 2023