I help international organizations to make the world a better place.
I train people to write more powerfully.
My workshops are aimed at everyone who writes for a wider public.
They cover a wide range of writing situations, from reports to social media. More . . .
“Thanks to Andrew’s rich experience in working for international organizations, we received practical tools to improve our writing and editing skills immediately.”
– Alexandre Munafò, Interpeace
I help researchers
I help policymakers understand research.
I help communicators get the words right.
Making a difference
It’s not just about writing better, it’s about achieving your goals: improving lives, reducing poverty, boosting growth, halting climate change . . .
I can reimagine and rework any document.
As an editor, I specialize in “heavy lifting” – transforming dense or difficult texts through close attention to message, structure and style. I write and edit publications for a wide range of agencies, particularly in the development field (education, energy, climate, health and African progress). More . . .
“Andrew can pick up a rough first draft, turn it into a compelling narrative and polish the language so that the key messages shine out.”
- Caroline Kende-Robb, executive director, Africa Progress Panel
I can help you hone messages and arguments.
As a consultant, I can help you take a report from outline to draft to finished product. I can help you analyse and improve the writing and editing process in your organization. Tell me what you need! More . . .
I'm a language person. I spent 25 years editing for newspapers, including 11 years at the International Herald Tribune in Paris. I'm also a poet!
I focus mainly on development issues . More . . . DOWNLOAD MY CV (PDF, 1MB)
I work for UN agencies,
NGOs, think tanks, development banks, foundations and other international organizations.
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Andrew Johnston, 55 rue Bichat, 75010 Paris, France | firstname.lastname@example.org | +336-6517-3966