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Masuma Ahuja

Independent Journalist, Self-Employed


United Kingdom

Masuma is an independent journalist. She reports and tells stories with words, audio, multimedia and social media, as well as with digital, emerging and unexpected platforms — from chat bots and text messages to disposable cameras and diary entries.

She tells human stories that help us understand people, power and politics around the world. Currently, she is reporting and writing a book about the lives of teenage girls around the world.

Previously, she worked at CNN and the Washington Post — her work included leading CNN editorial strategy on emerging social platforms and managing digital innovations and storytelling for the Washington Post’s national and politics desk.