Juliana Ruhfus is an award-winning Senior Reporter for the Al Jazeera English TV programme People & Power. She specializes in investigations and has worked in over 30 countries on films that explore conflicts, human rights abuses, corporate wrongdoings and war crimes. Juliana has a strong interest in media innovation and in 2014 turned one of her most successful films, Pirate Fishing, into a multi-award winning interactive investigation. She followed up in 2016 with #Hacked which built on her film about Syria’s cyberwar and presented journalism in the form of a groundbreaking, gamified, mobile web app.
Prior to Al Jazeera she worked as an expert consultant and arms embargo monitor for the United Nations Security Council, various NGOs and as a freelancer for some of the world’s leading broadcasters.