Farhan Janjua is a journalist covering human rights in the age of digital media including digital rights, privacy, and intersectional queer topics. At SNV, he’s a consultant assistant editor for about:intel, a new online publication on European intelligence. He is also a fellow with Reporters without Borders Germany, a certified digital security trainer and consultant for their digital security Helpdesk. Farhan also edits his award-winning blog VoiceofInternet.com.
With work experience spanning over a decade, he previously worked as the Digital Editor at one of Pakistan’s largest English language dailies, Daily Times, Shift In-charge at Pakistani news network Dunya News, Regional Editor Middle East & Af-Pak at Bertelsmann Stiftung’s FutureChallenges.org and contributed to GlobalVoices.org. He holds an M.Phil in Media and Communication Studies and an MA in Political Science.