About

 

Eman Mohammed is an award winning photojournalist and Senior TED fellow, currently based in Washington, DC.


Eman is a Palestinian refugee, born in Saudi Arabia and educated in Gaza City, Palestine where she started her photojournalism career at the age of 19.

For the past 13 years, her work has been focused on documenting the Israeli/Palestinian conflict, including military invasions as well as the formation of armed militant groups in the Gaza Strip.

The main body of Eman’s work has since transitioned to a series of long-term and in-depth aftermath projects focused on women in culturally sensitive communities.

Eman's photographs have expanded to other countries within the Middle East through her two recent projects "Ouyon Lajeaa" and "Broken Souvenirs".

Her work has been published in The Guardian, CNN, Le Monde, VICE, The Washington Post, Geo International, Mother Jones, NPR and Haaretz.

Her work has also been recognized by several international organization and was acquired by the British Museum in London in 2013.

Eman has been a TED fellow since 2014 and was recently selected as a Senior TED Fellow in 2019.

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