Humphrey Hawksley has reported on key trends, events and conflicts from all over the world.
Humphrey Hawksley's work as a BBC foreign correspondent has taken him to crises on every continent. He was expelled from Sri Lanka, opened the BBC’s television bureau in China, arrested in Serbia and initiated a global campaign against enslaved children in the chocolate industry. The campaign continues today.
Praise for Asian Waters
A solid overview…informative and thought-provoking
Impressive…sure to inspire and engage
Foreign Minister, Taiwan, 2012-2016
Praise for Man on Ice
Knuckle-whitening suspense…surprising twists
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@hwhawksley will be speaking at The Travellers Club in Pall Mall this evening from 6pm! Find out more here: https://t.co/bQZL9GpIvq
@abcnews @hwhawksley @bevvo14 The pressure of China to secure its oil trade routes to the Middle East through the South China Sea will be unrelenting after its oil production peaked 2015 while Asian oil demand is increasing by 1 mb/d pa. When will the media finally look at this growing problem?
The scheduled visit by the U.S. secretaries of defense and state to India on Sept. 6 highlights Washington's latest attempt to create a strategic Asian alliance strong enough to counter the growing influence of China. But is the unformulated plan for a "free and open Indo-Pacific" -- promoted by … Read More
Sanjoy Hazarika is a frustrated and restless native of the tea-growing state of Assam, and a highly respected human rights activist who wrestled for years over how he should write a book about his homeland. The result is a captivating analysis of a critically important area, not only of India, … Read More