Edward Girardet

Member of the board

Edward Girardet is a Swiss-American editor and journalist who has covered humanitarian, conflict and development issues for more than 30 years. He has worked in Africa, Asia, Europe and Central America. He is currently a co-editor of The Essential Edge, an online global writing magazine and is part-time outside editor of UN Special – The Independent Magazine on International Geneva. He is author of a number of books including: Killing the Cranes – A Reporter’s Journey through three decades of war.