Hanna Sistek

USA

Biography

Hanna Sistek is a global freelance journalist, writing for Swedish and Scandinavian publications from abroad. She was based in India 2006-12, moved to Egypt a year after the revolution and has spent the past two years in the United States. Hanna covers anything from green technologies to terrorism, with a focus on human rights and global power structures.

Hanna was born in Czechoslovakia, grew up in Sweden and has lived on five continents

Funded project

The Price of Basmati

Consumers who want to know about the origin of their basmati rice, can read about the lush, green foothills of the Himalayas depicted on product packaging. But the reality appears far less appealing.