About

Davina Jogi, 33, is a photojournalist from Harare, Zimbabwe currently working between Zimbabwe and Australia, who focuses on documenting social justice issues. 

She studied at the University of Cape Town, the Cape Town School of Photography and Market Photo Workshop in Johannesburg, South Africa.

As a freelancer she has worked with a variety of local and international newspapers, magazines and NGOs and her photography has been exhibited in southern Africa, Europe and Australia.

Davina is the recipient of a number of grants and awards for her photography including a 2013 National Arts Merit Award – the premier award  given by the National Arts Council of Zimbabwe in recognition of outstanding achievements in the field of arts and culture.

She is also a founding and current director of the Zimbabwe Association of Female Photographers (ZAFP), which provides practical support and project-based training to women photographers.

Davina believes that, especially in the part of the world she comes from, the role of a journalist is as a storyteller and advocate.