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Lyse Doucet, 59 is a senior chief international correspondent with BBC in Canada. She also contributes news for BBC and presents BBC World Service Radio and BBC World News Television. She is also into making and presenting documentaries.
Let us have a glimpse of her life and career through her below-delineated biography!
Lyse Doucet and her early life and education
Lyse Doucet was born in Canada in Bathurst, New Brunswick. Her full name is Lyse Marie Doucet and she was born on 24 December 1958 and is now 59. Her family is Anglophone. She has Canadian nationality and mixed ethnicity which includes Acadian, Irish, and Micmac. She has a sister named Andrea and Andrea is a professor of sociology at a Canadian University. The names of her parents are not revealed but she had said that she used to travel with them for sightseeing and monument watching.
Lyse had completed her BA from Queen’s University at Kingston in 1980 and used to write for the University newspaper. She has also done her master’s course in international relations from the University of Toronto and obtained her advanced degree in 1982.
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Lyse Doucet and her career
Before she joined journalism, Lyse had done a 4-month volunteer job to teach English to students in Ivory Coast with the Canadian Crossroads International. She is fluent in English and French and also knows a bit of Persian.
For 5 years from 1983 to 1988, Lyse worked as a freelancer for the Canadian media and also for BBC in South Africa. This helped her fetch a job withBBC. She reported from Pakistan and also Kabul in 1988. From 1989 to 1993, she was the BBC correspondent in Islamabad and has done reporting from Afghanistan and Iran.
In 1994, she was at Jordan in Amman with BBC. She was also at Jerusalem from 1995 to 1999. She has interviewed some key people. She also covered the Arab Spring for BBC and also the major Arab Wars. She made a documentary film called Children of Syria and it was nominated in the Best Single documentary category at the BAFTA Awards 2015. She has also made a film on the children of the Gaza strip. She has also worked for BBC Radio 4 and worked for women as well. She has other prestigious awards to her credit. She is said to have a net worth of $ 4 million.
Lyse has a height of 5 feet and 3 inches and her weight is 53 kg. She has brown hair and blue eyes. She has active social media accounts on Twitter and Facebook. 146k fans follow her Twitter handle and she is also liked by many for her Facebook posts.
Lyse Doucet-husband, children, marriage, relationship
Lyse’s personal life is under wraps. She has never disclosed on this aspect of her life. She is not married and has no children. She has not been seen with any boyfriend and is supposed to be single.
Lyse loves to travel and had once said that she learned the following from it:
“To believe that good things can come out of bad situations. “
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