Amie Ferris-Rotman

Amie Ferris-Rotman is a British journalist based in Moscow, where she reports for Foreign Policy, among others. She was formerly senior correspondent for the Wall Street Journal in Moscow, in addition to two extensive tours in Russia and Afghanistan with Reuters. Ferris-Rotman has reported from over a dozen countries for The Atlantic, Haaretz, Politico and other publications. She has twice been an International Reporting Project Fellow at Johns Hopkins University, where she covered the Nepal earthquake and produced a series on religion in Ukraine. In 2013, she was awarded the John S. Knight Journalism Fellowship at Stanford University, where she developed Sahar Speaks, a new program for training and mentoring Afghan female journalists. Their work was published in collaboration with the Huffington Post. Founding Sahar Speaks earned Ferris-Rotman the 2015 Georgina Henry Women in Journalism Award. She holds a B.A. and M.A. in Russian Studies from University College London.