Neha D. Wadekar


Neha Wadekar is a multimedia journalist based in Nairobi, Kenya, and reporting across Africa and the Middle East.

She reports on women and girls, climate change, conflict, and crisis.

Wadekar's work has been published in The New Yorker, The Atlantic, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Economist, CNN, Foreign Policy, TIME, Reuters, and VICE, among others.

She has received fellowships from the Pulitzer Center, the Groundtruth Project, the Overseas Press Club, the International Women's Media Foundation, the United Nations Foundation, and the Fuller Project for International Reporting.