Yonas Hagos is the Chairman of Media and Public Relations at the Forum for National Dialogue (FND, aka Medrekh). He strongly believes that the media is the greatest weapon for fighting non-democratic and authoritarian governments and has a profound understanding of the information age we live in where a little information explodes all over the world within a fraction of seconds.
Prior to joining Medrekh, Yonas has been a board member and chairman of EYSC (Eritrean Youth Solidarity for Change). He, along with his colleagues, has organized many Eritrean demonstrations and conferences including the first Eritrean Youth Conference in Washington DC in 2012 and three consecutive Bologna conferences.
Yonas has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Asmara University.