Sipho Kings  has been selected to join an elite group of 24 journalists from around the globe who will constitute the Nieman Class of 2018 at Harvard University, Cambridge Massachusetts. Sipho is currently the environment reporter at the Mail & Guardian in Johannesburg.
He will examine how Africa’s carbon emitters plan to lower their emissions and help populations adapt to the changing climate. The research will compare plans to national capabilities and the feasibility of each, making alternate recommendations where possible. As an Alumnus of Stanford Lake College, we congratulate Sipho on this prestigious recognition! His studies at the Nieman Foundation at Harvard will be for a year, beginning in September 2017