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Lauren Duvel is chinadialogue's Social Media and Digital Communications Officer. She holds a M.A. in media theory and practice from the University of Cape Town and has a background in digital journalism, writing and editing, and corporate communications. She previously managed digital communications for WWF International's climate and energy team, and has worked as a media writer and reporter in the education and technology sectors in the Middle East and Africa.