Anne Daugherty

Class of 2021

Anne is a first year student at U.C. Berkeley’s Graduate School of Journalism focusing on narrative, photojournalism and multimedia reporting. A nomadic visual storyteller, she has 20+ years experience living abroad working in international, civil society and government environments—most recently in Bujumbura, Burundi. Her reporting  focuses on the intersections of public health, human rights and environmental issues. Anne has covered stories from the United States, India, Namibia, Madagascar, the Netherlands and Germany.


  • U.S. State Department Foreign Service Institute, French Language Program

  • Corvinus University of Budapest (Formerly Karl Marx University of Economics)

  • University of California, Davis, B.A. in Philosophy & International Relations


  • U.C. Berkeley Dean's Merit Fellowship (2019 & 2020)

  • Department of State Meritorious Service Award for 2017 Plague Epidemic Reporting

  • Grand Prize 17th Expatriate Beautiful India Photo Competition, Culturama Magazine, 2014


  • Grand Prize 17th Expatriate Beautiful India Photo Competition (2014, Culturama Magazine)

  • Department of State Meritorious Service Award for Reporting/Promoting U.S. government efforts to minimize impact of 2017 plague outbreak)

  • U.C. Berkeley Dean's Merit Fellowship (2019 & 2020)

  • Student Fellowship from Human Rights Center, U.C. Berkeley Law School


  • California Health Report, Bay Nature, Oakland North, USAID, European Starts and Stripes

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  • Society of Professional Journalists, Society of Environmental Journalists, Investigative Reporters and Editors, and Women in Media

  • Co-founder, Anjezika Community Center and School (Antananarivo, Madagascar 2017)

  • Member, Zanaky Ny Lalana humanitarian photography collective (Antananarivo, Madagascar)


Africa, Biodiversity, India, Nongovernmental Organizations, Photojournalism, Poverty, Public health, Social Justice, Social Media, US Foreign Policy, economic inequality

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