Ros Atkins Biography
Ros Atkins is a BBC News presenter who hosts the programme Outside Source which broadcasts at 1900 GMT, Monday-Thursday on BBC World News and BBC News Channel. He grew up in Cornwall, England.
He likewise lived in Johannesburg, South Africa, in the wake of completing his examinations. Atkins was taught at Truro School, a co-instructive boarding free school in Truro in Cornwall, and read History at Jesus College, Cambridge.
Ros Atkins BBC News
Atkins started his vocation in South Africa where he explored wrongdoing anticipation and common freedoms for the Center for Policy Studies.
He additionally composed for the Sunday Independent in South Africa and functioned as a DJ in Johannesburg and at the Oppikoppi celebration. On getting back to the UK, Atkins became supervisor of timeout.com.
He additionally added to British Airways in-flight radio. Atkins kept on dj, setting up a night at the Brixtonian Havana Club called Sharp in Brixton, south London, and showing up at WOMAD and Fruitstock.
In 2001, Atkins joined the BBC as a news maker on the Simon Mayo program on BBC Radio Five Live. He likewise introduced on Up All Night while at Radio 5 Live.
Atkins at that point joined the BBC World Service. He introduced The World Today and The Ticket prior to joining World Have Your Say in 2005. While Atkins was the moderator, World Have Your Say won a Sony Gold Award for Listener Participation in 2008 and a Sony Bronze Award for ‘Best Speech Program’ in 2012.
The Sony Awards have been depicted as the Oscars of the UK radio industry. Atkins has facilitated the inclusion of many significant stories around the globe for BBC News, including both of Barack Obama’s political race triumphs and his first introduction, the pig influenza flare-up in Mexico, the football World Cups in Germany and South Africa, the Charles Taylor decision, the London Olympic Games and Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee festivities.
He was likewise a lead moderator for the BBC World Service inclusion of the passing of Nelson Mandela that won a Radio Academy Gold Award in 2014.
Atkins has facilitated transmissions remembering releases of World Have Your Say for Cairo (2011), Boston (2012), and Berlin (2014). Atkins likewise facilitated live crowd radio projects for BBC World Service in numerous spots including Cleveland, Austin, Los Angeles, Windhoek, Delhi, Mumbai, Kampala, Nairobi, Accra, Abuja, Berlin, Brussels, Tel Aviv, Jakarta, Amsterdam, Copenhagen, Cardiff, Glasgow and some more.
In 2009, Atkins expounded on how he and associates became ‘social outcasts’ subsequent to covering the pig influenza flare-up in Mexico City.
Ros Atkins Documentaries
Atkins has made a few narratives. ‘Living With Tourists’ investigated the effect the travel industry has had in the three spots he grew up in (the Bahamas, Trinidad and Tobago, and Cornwall).
‘Sharing It All’ inspected why individuals are so able to share exceptionally close-to-home encounters on the web and furthermore on projects like World Have Your Say.
‘All That Stands in the Way’ took a gander at the underlying drivers of sexual orientation disparity through the existence of four high school young ladies from Iceland, Jordan, the UK, and Lesotho.
It was a TV narrative and a different radio narrative. Three subsequent projects were made – ‘All That Stands in the Way: The Girl’, ‘All That Stands in the Way: The Parents’ and ‘All That Stands in the Way: The Debate’, which were made when the young ladies and their folks were united in New York.
In March 2019 Atkins introduced a six-section digital recording for the BBC investigating his eccentric fellowship with American telecaster Keith Olbermann.
Ros Atkins Outside Source
In 2013, the BBC reported that Atkins would introduce another program called Outside Source. It would have separate radio and TV releases on BBC World Service and BBC World News.
It dispatched on BBC World Service radio in 2013, with a dispatch on BBC World News in mid-2014. The BBC reported in mid-2015 that the TV version would be extended and conveyed by both BBC World News and BBC News Channel at 9 pm UK time.
Outside Source is noted for what the BBC calls ‘cutting edge contact screen innovation’ which is utilized to get to and delineate creating reports.
Atkins has discussed imparting the BBC’s publication cycle to watchers as stories advance and of ensuring that ‘in the event that you switch the show on, you’re ensured the instantaneousness and full scope of data on a story that comes from being on the web.
In March 2015, Atkins co-facilitated an extraordinary release of Outside Source with younger students from London for BBC School Report.
Ros Atkins Tourism
Atkins has facilitated a scope of occasions and classes in the movement and the travel industry area including directing for World Travel Forum Lucerne, the World Travel and Tourism Council, and the World Travel Market.
As recorded above, Atkins likewise made a two-section narrative about the effect the travel industry has had in the three spots he grew up.
Ros Atkins 50:50 Project
Atkins is the organizer of the 50:50 Project. Its point is to build the portrayal of ladies in media substance and it started as an examination on Atkins’ program Outside Source in mid-2017.
Atkins made an intentional arrangement of self-checking which has since been received by many BBC groups across sorts including news, game, diversion, and authentic.
The BBC has delivered information in reports in 2019 and 2020 to exhibit the effect that 50:50 has had. Writing in April 2020, the BBC’s then Director-General Tony Hall, Baron Hall of Birkenhead called the change in BBC content conveyed by 50:50 ‘long haul and economical.
The 50:50 Project has now spread past the BBC with 70 associations in more than 20 nations participating. These remember ABC for Australia, YLE in Finland, the Financial Times, and Unilever.
It has additionally been covered by the Washington Post and Forbes. The undertaking has won various honors including a European Diversity Award and a Global Equality and Diversity Award.
Atkins and 50:50 are likewise the subject of a business contextual analysis created by London Business School and Harvard Kennedy School.
The writers of the examination likewise distributed an article about 50:50 in the Harvard Business Review.
Ros Atkins Age
Atkins was born and grew up in Cornwall, England. Information about his age will be updated as soon as possible.
Ros Atkins Wife
He is a married man and he lives in South East London with his wife and two daughters.
Ros Atkins Height
He is approximately 5’9” tall.
Ros Atkins Net Worth
He has an estimated net worth of between $1 million and $5 million.
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