Tuesday, October 20, 2015

Hala to host the AIBs 2015

CNN’s Hala Gorani to host the AIBs 2015:

"In its 30th anniversary year, CNN International’s anchor and correspondent Hala Gorani is to host the AIBs – the eleventh international awards for the best factual television, radio and online productions.

Taking place in London on Wednesday 4 November 2015, the AIBs celebrate the work of producers, editors and journalists from around the world. Entries from over 30 countries have been submitted to this year’s AIBs, and the shortlist includes work from major broadcasters, online video companies, and independent producers."

"It’s a great honour to be involved with this year’s AIBs,” said Hala Gorani. “The journalism and productions entered are remarkable, telling stories from around the world. I’m looking forward to meeting the people responsible for getting these important stories to viewers and listeners in so many countries."

Friday, October 9, 2015


Ms. Gorani interviewed the Nobel peace laureate Leymah Gbowee at the 2015 Women in the World Summit in London, October 9, 2015.

A clip of the interview can be seen at their site, Women in the World.

Friday, September 25, 2015


Interview with Hala in TeleObs, Sept. 19, 2015:
Le monde selon Hala Gorani

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Hala Gorani Commencement Speaker at George Mason University

Ms. Gorani will be the commencement speaker at her alma mater, George Mason University, on Saturday, May 16, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.

"...She’s hoping her story—a student who came from abroad to study in the United States and wound up making a global impact—will resonate with Mason students, many of whom followed a similar path.

“I think my experience and my life over the last 20 years of my career can be useful,” she said by phone from her home base in London. “Many [students] come from abroad. Many of them are the first to graduate in their families.”"

Read the whole story at the GMU page: Commencement Speaker Hala Gorani Returns to Where She Got Her Start: Mason