biography

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Jane Hahn is a Los Angeles, CA-based Korean American photojournalist previously based in West Africa for 12.5 years covering the continent and beyond. Her work ranges from news coverage of conflict and humanitarian crises to documenting everyday life while also focusing on personal projects exploring climate change and the world's water crisis. She has first aid as well as HEFAT training through the IWMF and RISC. 

Clients and publications include: The Washington Post, Time, The New York Times, National Geographic, Geo, Marie Claire, The Fader, Nike Foundation, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, DFID, Oxfam America among others. 

Commendations/Exhibitions: 

Women Photograph Mentor 

Pulitzer Center Grantee 

International Women's Media Fund Adelante Fellow 

Open Society Initiative of West Africa Award/Grant 

Photoville 

Pictures of the Year International 

New York Times Portfolio Review 

British Journal of Photography 

Lagos Photo Festival 

Eddie Adams Workshop