Derek Ivens

Derek Ivens

Derek Ivens

Radio journalism and Trainer of Trainers

Derek is a radio and journalism training consultant who has been part of the team working on the Thomson Foundation's media capacity building programme in Sudan. 

He has more than 25 years experience in the BBC as a presenter, reporter, producer and editor across news, current affairs, sport and interactive programming. 

Derek is a trainer of trainers and as part of his work in Sudan he led the first scheme aimed at building teams of local trainers for radio stations. He's trained also in countries as diverse as Algeria, Sri Lanka, South Africa and Bangladesh.  

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