Aurélie Marrier d’Unienville is a freelance photojournalist and communications consultant based in Uganda. Her most recent published work and photos include drought in East and Southern Africa, the Ebola crisis in West Africa and flooding in Myanmar for the BBC, Le Monde, The Guardian , Al Jazeera, The Associated Press, Newsweek Magazine, National Public Radio and IRIN.
In 2015 and 2016 Aurélie managed communications and multimedia needs for clients such as the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Society (IFRC), the CDC Group, the Africa Governance Initiative, the Paul G. Allen Foundation and Christian Aid. She received honorable mention in the 2015 OSIWA Ebola Through the Lens photography competition and was nominated as a finalist for the 2016 Aidex Humanitarian & Development Photojournalism awards.
Aurélie is available for communications consultancy work,photography, multimedia and case study research. She is currently covering East Africa but is available for international assignments. She speaks English, French and has a good working knowledge of Sierra Leonean Krio.
She has been certified by Clarity UK in Disaster Security Training and the IFRC in Personal Safety Training.