Ryan Powell is a media development specialist implementing projects in east and west Africa and Europe. He consults and advises advises independent start up media on content and sustainable business strategies, currently on a project in Tanzania with the Media Development Investment Fund. He spent two years as a media development associate for the Natural Resource Governance Institute training journalists on resource governance, data-use and security. As a journalist, Powell has been based in Turkey, Germany and the US. He holds an MPhil in Development Studies from Oxford University. Among his recent publications is Data Journalism in Tanzania (World Bank).