Claire Felter

CFR Staff

Claire Felter

Senior Copy Editor/Writer

Claire Felter covers Africa, global health, and development. Before joining CFR, she was a news writer at Bustle and a fellow at the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting. She holds a bachelor’s degree in international relations and Africana studies from Tufts University and master’s degree in journalism from Boston University.

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