Based in Doha and London, James contributes to a variety of news networks and online publications.
You can find his wordpress blog through jamesroriston'wordpress.com
As a journalist, he specialises in world affairs, travel, music and education.
Also working education,, James has been involved in internationally teaching and teaching leadership, most notably in India, Sweden and the UK.
Also trained as a teacher and musician, James is a graduate from the University of York and completed postgraduate training at the University of Southampton in the UK..