"George Fominyen is the Thomson Reuters Foundation’s Dakar-based West & Central Africa Correspondent. He covers food and health emergencies, wars, conflict, natural disasters and climate change for AlertNet, the foundation’s humanitarian news service. He reports on women’s rights, good governance and pro-bono issues for TrustLaw, the foundation's legal news service. Fominyen started his journalism career with the Cameroon Radio and Television (CRTV) corporation. He joined the Thomson Reuters Foundation in 2009 after working in public affairs and media development for a few years."