Daan Bauwens is a Belgium-based investigative journalist. As a freelancer, he has contributed for Vice, De Morgen, De Standaard, Knack, MO* and the international press agency Inter Press Service.
As a correspondent, he has worked in Israel, Turkey, Morocco and Japan. In 2019, he directed his first documentary on psyche and witchcraft in Uganda. He is a former visiting fellow at Columbia University and was granted a Fullbright Award for narrative journalism and research on intercultural dialogue in New York City in 2015-2016.