Terese Cristiansson (1974) has worked as a journalist since 1998. She currently lives between Nairobi and Istanbul, where she Works for Expressen, TV4, Dagens Industri andFokus. She was stationed previously in Afghanistan and her profesional focus has always been on women and children in conflicto. She has reported from Iraq, Colombia, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Haití, Gaza, Mali and Somalia. Before being a war correspondent, she was a crime reporter.