Sumy Sadurni

Sumy Sadurni is a Spanish freelance photojournalist currently based in Kampala, covering East Africa. Her main area of focus is human rights, gender issues, conflict and politics. During the past two year she has been extensively covering the South Sudan refugee crisis in Uganda, and last year, she was one of ten finalists at the International Women Photographer Awards based on her pictures of the crisis. Her work has also appeared in The Huffington Post, BBC, The Guardian, National Geographic and PRI among others. Prior to her freelance career, she was a staff reporter at the english speaking publication The Santiago Times in Chile, where she originally began as a writer and developed as a photographer. She holds a bachelors degree in Journalism from Westminster University in London and is a member of the Frontline Freelance Register.