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Solomon Mekonen

Nationality: Ethiopian

Solomon received a bachelor's degree in New Media Communications from Assumption University of Thailand after completion of a diploma program in Medical Laboratory Technician from Dessie Health Science College, Ethiopia. He also received a Cert.HE from Met Film School Berlin upon completion of a one year Practical Filmmaking courses, during which he wrote, directed and edited short movies of his own. He has also been working for the Peter-Bachmann Foundation, a Swiss based humanitarian foundation that has ongoing projects in multiple countries, from which his home country Ethiopia is one, as media advisor and editor in its media documentation section.