As a freelance journalist, I cover safety- and security-related stories such as disaster, terrorism, conflict, and public health, among others. My stories have appeared in both local and foreign publications. Most recent is for Women's Media Center in the US. I was interviewed/reported live for Deutsche Welle TV in Germany about the Resorts World Attack. I also am a news fixer and researcher for foreign colleagues, media outlets, and television production companies. I am a Thomson Reuters Foundation Training Alumna. For my complete profile, you may check out https://lorelasandoval.com
Wives, Widows, and Mothers: The New Faces of Violent Extremism in the Philippines -- published by the Women's Media Center in the US.
My latest stories for InsideOver, an iLGiornale digital publication, can be viewed here.
"The metro train system: A victim of its own success" Planet Philippines
"Behind closed doors" Hospitality News Magazine
My text and video report about the drug war for Finland media
"Silencing the lambs" Does the Philippine war on drugs, which comes with an epidemic of street-side extrajudicial killings, make Filipinos feel safe?
Tapping women and youth in disaster management (All photos in the story courtesy of Lorela Sandoval)
Johnson is available 9:00-17:00 GMT Mon‑Fri, or by email 24/7