Jenny Matthews has spent over 30 years photographing conflict and social issues for British newspapers, magazines and development organisations, covering momentous historical events including the guerrilla war and Independence of Eritrea, the Sandinistas in Nicaragua and the genocide in Rwanda. Her book Women and War was published in 2003 by Pluto Press and the accompanying exhibition toured worldwide. In 2014 Hachette published her award winning work on children and conflict, Children Growing Up with War. She was a co-founder of Format, an agency of women photographers, then was a member of Network, a respected international agency, and is now is a member of Panos Photographers.
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Thaddeus Pope is the Director of Visual Communications for The International Academic Forum (IAFOR) and the Creative Director of the IAFOR Documentary Photography Award.