Danya Hajjaji

Multimedia Journalist


Danya Hajjaji (دانية الحجاجي) is a multimedia journalist. She holds a Master of Science in Journalism from Columbia University and a Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communications from the University of Sussex.

Danya most recently served as Patti Birch Fellow for Middle East Research at the Committee to Protect Journalists in New York City. She has also interned at Reuters in Toronto and Agence France-Presse in Washington, DC.

Danya was born and raised in Tripoli, Libya. She is fluent in English, French and Arabic.

Website background photo of Gharyan, Libya taken by Serag Zwait