Ada Petriczko

 

Journalist at "Wysokie Obcasy" magazine and editor at "NewsMavens" news service. Her work was published in the biggest Polish daily, "Gazeta Wyborcza", as well as its magazines, "Duży Format" and "Magazyn Świąteczny". She writes about global social issues, women's rights, culture and cuisine. Fellow of the Robert Bosch Foundation. Graduated from Goldsmiths College in London, the Inter-area Individual Humanistic and Social Studies at the University of Warsaw and the Polish School of Reportage. 

She was nominated for "best long feature" at the national journalistic competition "Wrażliwy" for her material about acid attack survivor, Reshma Qureshi. She interviewed Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer, Reneé C. Byer, the president of Kiribati, Anote Tong, authors Virginia Vallejo and Anna Erelle, as well as chefs Jamie Oliver, Virgilio Martinez and Alex Atala.

Currently, she is witch hunting and collecting material for a non-fiction book on India.