Sam Mednick is a freelance journalist based in South Sudan. Over the past 12 years she has reported on humanitarian, human interest, and conflict stories from the Middle East, Africa, Asia, and Europe. She writes for The Associated Press, VICE, Devex, and iPolitics, among other international publications. She also produces and hosts a weekly radio and a podcast. Follow her work at sammednick.com and on Twitter @sammednick.