Kamilia Lahrichi is a freelance producer at Associated Press and a foreign correspondent based in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She covers current and international affairs in English, French, Spanish and Arabic. She has published pieces for CNN International, Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post, USA Today, VICE News, Global Post, U.S. News & World Report, South China Morning Post (Hong Kong), International Finance Magazine (U.K.), L’Orient-Le Jour, The Daily Star (Lebanon) and Palestine-Israel Journal (Jerusalem), among others. In March 2015, Morocco’s government rewarded Kamilia with a merit trophy for her work as a foreign correspondent and for representing a new generation of young female leaders in the country. She won several fellowships including from the United Nations Foundation, the World Health Organization, the International Center for Journalists and the European Youth Press. Prior to that, Kamilia was an editor in charge of a monthly business magazine at Thomson Reuters in Hong Kong. In 2011, she worked as the news editor of the Middle East and North Africa and International desks at The Daily Star newspaper in Beirut, Lebanon. She also covered Egypt’s revolution from Cairo’s Tahrir Square.
Main Pillar: Media
Areas of Expertise: Journalism and New Media Technologies
Country of Origin: France
City of Residency: Buenos Aires, Argentine