Hanna Jarzabek lived in Geneva between 1996 and 2008, where she finished her Master’s in Political Science and worked as an analyst-political scientist, preparing reports on refugees for UN agencies such as UNRWA, OCHA, UNCTAD. She developed her passion for documentary photography on trips to the Philippines, the Gaza Strip and Iran (2001, 2002-2003 and 2008 respectively). Based in Spain since 2008, Jarzabek combines her work as a documentary photographer and freelance photojournalist with teaching at the EFTI International Center for Photography and Film (Madrid). Her reports were published in El País, Newsweek Japan, XL Semanal, BuzzFeed News, L’Obs, Internazionale, Equal Times, 5W magazine, Interviú, Le Temps Magazine, 7k magazine, Gazeta Wyborcza, and Polityka, among others.
Photo by: Ana Valiño