Lyse Doucet Biography
Lyse Doucet is a skilled Canadian journalist from New Brunswick currently working at BBC as a presenter correspondent since 2001. She attended and graduated from the University of Toronto where she earned a Master’s Degree in International Relations and graduated from Queen’s University at Kingston where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts Honors Degree. Doucet happens to be fluent in both English and French.
Lyse Doucet Age
How old is Doucet? She is 64 years old as of 2023. She was born on the 24th of December 1958 in Bathurst, New Brunswick, Canada. Doucet celebrates her birthday on the 24th of December every year.
Lyse Doucet Education
She attended and graduated from the University of Toronto where she earned a Master’s Degree in International Relations and graduated from Queen’s University at Kingston where she obtained a Bachelor of Arts Honors Degree. Doucet happens to be fluent in both English and French.
Lyse Doucet Height|Weight
Doucet stands on an average height of 5 feet 7 inches and weighs around 70kgs
Lyse Doucet Family
She was born to an Anglophone family in Canada, however, he has not revealed information regarding his family members.
Lyse Doucet Husband
She likes to keep his personal life private, hence she has not disclosed information about whether she is in a relationship or not.
Lyse Doucet Children
Doucet likes to keep her personal life private, hence he has not disclosed information about whether she has children or not. This information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Lyse Doucet Career
After spending five years in the Middle East, where she first lived in Jordan covering the historic negotiations which led to the Israeli-Jordanian peace agreement she joined the BBC news team. In addition, she is one of the regular presenters on the BBC’s Talking Point program which is broadcast on television, radio, and the Internet. Doucet is mostly sent to anchor special news coverage from the field. Doucet has reported from Amman, Jordan, and Iraq during the war of 2003.
She started her broadcasting career at BBC in Africa where she spent four years covering events in West and North Africa. This includes a spate of military coups and recurrent drought and famine in the Sahel.
Additionally, she worked for five years in West and South Asia, starting in Kabul in 1988 to cover the withdrawal of Russian troops from Afghanistan. She has been BBC’s correspondent in Pakistan for three years where she reported on its political developments as the country emerged from a long period of military rule.
Doucet has covered major events in Iran, including the Kurdish refugee crisis, She has also covered major events in Iran, including the funeral of its spiritual leader Ayatollah Khomeini, the Kurdish refugee crisis, and the election of Ali Hashemi Rafsanjani., and the funeral of its spiritual leader Ayatollah Khomeini.
Furthermore, she later relocated to Israel at a critical stage in the region’s history, providing reports and presenting live coverage of events. This includes a spate of suicide bombings, the first national Palestinian elections, the first difficult years of the Oslo peace accord, and the aftermath of Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin’s assassination.
Lyse Doucet Awards
After the events of September 11th, 2001, she anchored special programs from Pakistan and Afghanistan throughout the war that followed. She was nominated for a Royal Television Society Award for her exclusive coverage of the attempted assassination of Afghan President Hamid Karzai.
Lyse Doucet Salary|Net Worth
She has an estimated salary ranging between $70,000 – $125,000 and has an estimated net worth of $1 Million -$5 Million which she earned from her broadcasting career.
Lyse Doucet Social Media Platforms
Doucet is very active on social media platforms and has over 343.8k followers on Twitter, 500 followers on Instagram, and over 4k followers on Facebook.