Joakim Wedholm is a photojournalist based in Stockholm, Sweden. He started his career in journalism in 2005 after studies in Stockholm. He worked as a photographer and reporter for various local newspapers in Sweden before moving back to Stockholm to work as an editor for two of the largest newspapers in Sweden, Aftonbladet and Expressen. Since 2010 he has worked as a photojournalist focusing on long-term projects in developing countries and conflict areas such as Afghanistan, Somalia, Democratic Republic of Congo, South Sudan and North Korea as well as working regularly as an editor in Stockholm. Currently based in Lisbon, Portugal and avaliable for assignments on the Iberian peninsula.
A group of people watching a miltary parade on a big screen tv on Scientist Street in Pyongyang, North Korea.
A man walks across Kim Il-sung Square in Pyongyang, North Korea.
Children walking to school in Pyongyang, DPRK.
A Finnish surgeon operates on a boy in Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo.
A Somali soldier fighting the terrorist group al-Shabaab in Dobley.
A boy guards a group of camels in Dobley during the famine in Somalia.