Sally Hayden is a multimedia journalist currently based in London. She has worked with VICE, CNN International, the Financial Times, the Sunday Times, the Thomson Reuters Foundation, BBC, the Irish Times, Magnum Photos, TIME, Maclean’s magazine, RTE, Marie Claire and ITV News, and had stories republished on six continents by outlets including the New York Times, Newsweek, the Guardian, Voice of America and the Times of India.
She has reported from countries including Nigeria, Iraq, France, Germany, Belgium, Burkina Faso, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Lebanon, Jordan, Panama, Hungary, Rwanda, Malawi and Ethiopia. Between 2014 and 2016 she was the chief staff writer for VICE News in London.
Sally has a law degree from University College Dublin and an MSc in International Politics from Trinity College, Dublin, where her thesis was on post-conflict societies and theories of civil war resolution. Over the past year she has run training sessions at BBC Academy, lectured at the London College of Communication, and acted as a mentor for the Refugee Journalism Project.