Karen Allen International
International Policy with Compelling Content
We Thrive on Knowledge
To link data driven research on issues of international policy with clear communications strategies and productions.
Ensure our research is rigorous and relevant to global decision makers.
Deliver high end media production services including audio and video, motion infographics, podcasts and other digital web based products, to help to explain the world in which we live.
Karen Allen International is a global consultancy firm. We combine international public and foreign policy experience with practical reporting know-how, to offer clients a suite of services. These include: high level media production of video, audio and digital motion infographics, as well as writing editing and training, research, consulting, communications assistance and international policy and practice.
Karen Allen, CEO
Karen Allen is a former BBC Foreign Correspondent with more than two decades of industry experience in conflict, humanitarian, political and general news reporting. She was posted to Kenya, South Africa and Afghanistan for the BBC, using these bases to report extensively across Africa and South Asia for TV, Audio and Digital networks. She also completed assignments in Iraq, Libya, Haiti and much of Europe and was involved in covering some of the biggest stories during that time. Karen received a number of industry awards for her international reporting and has been involved in mentoring a new generation of foreign correspondents
She’s augmented her reporting experience with a masters in International Relations and Contemporary War from King’s College London where she remains a visiting fellow in the Department of War Studies. She now combines her journalism experience with International policy issues touching upon emerging tech, conflict, security and humanitarian response.