Ghida Fakhry is an international broadcast journalist with over 20 years experience as a news anchor and correspondent for multiple news organizations. She is a New York-based contributor to the Huffington Post, writing regularly on US foreign policy and international affairs.
She previously served as Senior News and Programs Presenter for the global channel, Aljazeera English. As a lead anchor, Ghida Fakhry was a regular presenter of the flagship program, the Newshour, and the current affairs program, Inside Story. She was also Host of the award-winning documentary program, Witness.
Ghida has reported extensively from the UN and conducted numerous sit-down interviews with Heads of State/Government and Ministers of Foreign Affairs. She has also reported on-location from Iraq and Afghanistan and interviewed senior US officials.
Ghida Fakhry is a frequent moderator of high-level conferences and panels organized by the United Nations, the EU, international organizations and NGOs on global issues ranging from international peace and security to climate change and sustainable development. She holds an MA degree in International Relations and an MA degree in Near and Middle Eastern Studies.