Fariba Pajooh is a journalist based in Tehran, Iran. I am an Iranian journalist. I recently graduated with a master's degree from the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. I’m an experienced journalist with over 15 years of experience across the globe and have written extensively about politics, women’s issues, youth issues, and international conflicts.
My story on Afghan Women Football Team From street to stadium to sexual harassment: Afghan women's football in crisis With Afghan women's football in the spotlight for all the wrong reasons, amid allegations of sexual and physical abuse, the liberating influence the game has had in the country is in jeopardy.
On Dec 2016. I was in Haiti and found this story on an American who created an “ethical jewelry” company in Port- Au- Prince. This company employs nearly 200 Haitians at $7 a day, combatting the huge unemployment rate and the high number of children abandoned by parents who have no money. The Apparent Project has been going for eight years and has funding from the Clinton Foundation. The founder is now selling the jewelry at high-end stores in the US.