Syed Mahmoud Nawaz is a senior journalist and filmmaker based in Delhi. He has done a variety of media assignments in countries such as the UK, Sweden, Denmark, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany, France, Egypt, Jordan, Iran, Iraq, Syria, UAE, Maldives, Thailand, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Russia, and the US. He has served as a Consultant for the UN Population Fund (UNFPA) in Maldives as well as for the Ministry of Information, Arts & Culture of the Republic of Maldives. He was also invited by the US Dept. of State under the International Visitors Leadership Program (IVLP) for a study project, ‘US Foreign Policy for Journalists’.