Don Duncan is a freelance print and radio reporter and videographer. His work has been published in The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, Le Monde, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Christian Science Monitor, World Politics Review, and others and his radio and video work has appeared on TIME.com, PBS, American Public Media’s Marketplace, RTE (Irish National Radio), among others.
His reporting has brought him to Lebanon, where he covered the country’s political crisis and the conflict at the Nahr al Bared Palestinian camp; to Afghanistan, where he covered the plight of the country’s disabled and the advances in development in the north of the country; to Miami, to look into the shifting power-play of Florida’s Latino vote, between Cubans and non-Cuban Hispanics; and most recently to Nepal and Bhutan where, funded by The Nation Institute in New York, he investigated the beginnings of an insurgency facing Bhutan as it settles into its newly-created democracy.
Originally from Ireland, Don speaks fluent French and Irish. He holds a bachelor’s degree in literature from Trinity College Dublin and master’s degrees in politics and journalism from Columbia University in New York.
He currently lives in Ireland.