Harriet Constable is a freelance journalist and producer based between Johannesburg and London. Reporting mainly from East and Southern Africa, she covers a variety of topics from environment and conservation to travel and business. Harriet contributes to outlets including The Guardian, BBC, The Times, Financial Times, Evening Standard, NPR and Wanderlust, and is a Rough Guide to Kenya co-author. Her travels and reporting have taken her to every continent on earth.
Harriet’s broadcasting at Kenya’s 2016 Ivory Burn was part of the WildAid #JoinTheHerd campaign, which won awards with Cannes Lions and The Drum. Watch the video here. She was shortlisted for AITO Young Travel Writer of the Year 2017.
Originally from London, Harriet worked at the Financial Times before moving to Africa. Previously based in Nairobi, Kenya, she is on the board of the Foreign Correspondents’ Association of East Africa (FCAEA), and has received hostile environment and emergency first-aid training.
T: +27 (71) 0874401 (South Africa) | +254 (0) 726 285 174 (Kenya) | +44 (0) 7833 625 550 (UK)