Victor Bwire is the Head of Media Development and Strategy at the Media Council of Kenya. In addition to providing strategic advise to the MCK on delivering on its Constitutional mandate, he oversees the media development initiatives at the MCK.
He has taught at the University of Nairobi, USIU, Technical University of Kenya and Mt. Kenya University. He has published and been involved extensively on media and Violent Extremism, safety of journalists, good governance, media and migration.
He worked at the Daily Nation and the Standard as a writer. He is regular on TV and Radio current affairs programmes and writes regularly on public affairs and media freedom issues for national and international publications.
He holds an MA in Communication and Media Studies, PGD in Mass Communication and a BA from the UoN. He holds a PGD in Environmental Journalism from Makerere University.