Sally Hayden is a freelance journalist reporting on migration and humanitarian crises across Europe, Africa and the Middle East. She has worked for outlets including VICE News, the Washington Post, BBC, TIME, Newsweek, ELLE, Al Jazeera and CNN. She won first prize in the European Migration Media Awards last year, as well as ‘Foreign Correspondent of the Year’ at the Irish Journalism Awards, for her reporting on Syrian refugee returns, Boko Haram in northeast Nigeria, and smuggling routes through Sudan. She was listed as one of Forbes‘ ’30 Under 30’ for media in Europe, 2019.