Grant McDonald is currently a Network Managing Editor for Global News. Prior to joining the Global News team Grant led a three year project in South Sudan with Journalists for Human Rights (JHR).
The project was aimed at training South Sudanese journalists with a focus on uncovering human rights abuses. While in South Sudan, Grant also worked as a freelance journalist, contributing to BBC World Service, NPR, France 24, Radio France International, Global News and the Toronto Star.
Before his work in South Sudan, Grant worked in Liberia with JHR as a media trainer. Prior to his overseas work he was a News Anchor and Reporter for Talk Radio AM640 in Toronto.