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Media@SAfm, 23 Jul Eye on - Carolyn Raphaely profile interview
Guest: Carolyn Raphaely is a senior journalist at the Wits Justice Project (WJP) based in the University of the Witwatersrand’s journalism department. With a psychology and drama degree, a Master’s in City and Regional Planning, stints as associate editor of the Financial Mail, features editor of Finance Week, Johannesburg Bureau Chief of Cosmopolitan magazine and communications manager of Conservation Corporation Africa (now Andbeyond) under her belt, she brings a maverick approach to the WJP. Raphaely cut her journalistic teeth exposing the pitiful conditions experienced by migrant workers living in employer-provided housing in the Western Cape. Subsequently, she’s written extensively about socio-political, human rights and lifestyle issues, housing, business and the environment. She’s also written about travel, décor, design and architecture as a freelancer and spent lengthy periods in some of Africa’s most wild and wonderful places.