Rosa Furneaux is a writer and photojournalist based in London, UK.
Her work has been published in The Guardian, The San Francisco Chronicle, VICE, Pacific Standard Magazine, Mother Jones, and others.
Her reporting interests cover human rights, health, climate and women’s issues. With a focus on international journalism, Rosa has previously reported in East Africa, including assignments in Tanzania, Malawi, and Kenya. She was recently based in San Francisco, Calif., where she worked as an editorial fellow at Mother Jones.
She completed her Masters at the University of California, Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, where she studied narrative writing and photojournalism. In 2018, she received the university's Dorothea Lange Fellowship, and was awarded national
first-place for feature writing in the SPJ Mark of Excellence Awards.
Awards & Honours
UC Berkeley Dorothea Lange Fellowship, 2018
Wayne F. Miller Award for Excellence in Photojournalism, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, 2018
Broadly's Favorite Stories of 2017
Photographer's Forum Best of Photography Finalist, 2017
Hafner Travel Fellowship, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, 2017-18
Hugh Fulton Byas Memorial Scholarship, 2017-18
Dean's Merit Fellowship, UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, 2016-18
The San Francisco Chronicle
Broadly / VICE
East Bay Express
Eastern Daily Press
Norwich Evening News
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