Will Brown

Senior Associate (Non-resident), Africa Program
Associated Programs: Africa Program

Will Brown is a foreign correspondent reporting on Africa for The Telegraph. He has reported extensively across the Sahel region on jihadism and insecurity. He has published in over a dozen major outlets, including The Economist, The Times of London, Foreign Policy, The Africa Report, and Al Jazeera. In 2016, he reported on sex trafficking networks in India as a freelance journalist based in New Delhi. Between 2017 and 2020, he was The Economist’s West Africa correspondent based in Dakar, Senegal. He has a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Manchester and a diploma in news reporting from the Press Association in London.