Ismail Einashe is an award-winning journalist and writer who has written for BBC News, The Guardian, Foreign Policy, The Sunday Times and The Nation, among many others.
At present, he is a Senior Journalist at Lost in Europe, a cross-border journalism project, which investigates the disappearance of child migrants in Europe. He has co-edited the book, Lost in Media: Migrant Perspectives and the Public Sphere, a collection of essays on the representations of migrants and refugees in the European media.
In 2021, he won the inaugural Investigative Journalism for the EU (IJ4EU) Impact Award as part of the Lost in Europe team. In 2019, he won a Migration Media Award and in 2020 he was shortlisted for the European Press Prize.
He is also an Ochberg Fellow at the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma at Columbia University.