Masuma Ahuja

Masuma Ahuja is a freelance journalist reporting on gender, migration and human rights. Her project is a reported multimedia series on women domestic migrant workers from Sri Lanka to the Middle East, which will examine why these women migrate, what challenges they face, and how their migration impacts their families across generations. Masuma was previously a producer at CNN and national digital editor at the Washington Post. She uses words, photos, and emerging media to report and tell stories about gender, migration, and the impact of politics on people. Her projects have ranged from longform stories to sending disposable cameras to women around the world to document their days to crowdsourcing voicemails from Americans about the impact of the 2016 election on their lives.


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