Susana Ferreira


Susana Ferreira is a freelance writer and radio producer who has reported from throughout the world for major dailies, wires, magazines, television news networks and radio. She was based in the Republic of Haiti from 2010 and 2014, where she filed regularly for Reuters, TIME, CBC Radio, PRI’s The World, and others. Raised in West End Toronto, Susana earned a BA from Mount Allison University in New Brunswick, Canada, and masters degrees from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and France’s Sciences Po. Susana speaks five languages and is drawn to stories on the foreign development and aid industry, our relationships with faith and charity, addiction and drug policy, the politics of migration, identity, and borders real or imagined. She’s on social media as @nowarian and tends occasionally to a blog at

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