Edward Pittman

Edward Pittman is based in London, where he works as a program coordinator at the Open Society Program on Independent Journalism. He works specifically on issues relating to freedom of expression and media law reform with projects operating throughout the program’s global mandate. He also coordinates the work of the program on journalists’ and media workers’ safety, overseeing support to institutions offering safety trainings and efforts to establish safety protection mechanisms.

Pittman received his BA from the University of York in philosophy and politics and completed his MA in law, globalization, and international development at the School of African and Oriental Studies.