Ugo Borga

Ugo Lucio Borga (b. 1972, Italy) is an award-winning photojournalist and writer focusing on war reporting, humanitarian and social features throughout Africa, Asia, South America, Middle East, Europe.

His articles and reportage have appeared on many newspapers, magazines, tv and radio including The Guardian, The Observer, The Independent (England), Die Zeit, Die Welt, Frankfurter Rundschau, Brigitte (Germany), La Vanguardia Magazine (Spain),La Croix, Courrier international (France), Die Presse (Austria),Tyzden (Slovakia), Haaretz, Gazeta Wyborcza (Poland), Alpha Magazine,(UAE), Africa Magazine, Diario,  l’Espresso, il Giornale, Il Sole24Ore, GQ, Nigrizia,Vps, Panorama, PeaceReporter, Rolling Stone, il Riformista, Sportweek, la Stampa, Topolino, Vanity Fair, il Venerdi di Repubblica, il Corriere della sera, Lotta continua, Mondadori (strade blu), Rai3,Rainews24,sky tg24 jetlag,Channel4, Radio24, RadioRSI

He has reported extensively from countries such as Syria, Lybia, Somalia, RDC, RCA, Rwanda,  Kosovo, Mali, Guinea, Sry Lanka, Indonesia,covering, among others, the Arab Spring, the  civil war in RDC, RCA, Somalia, Lybia, Syria, and the religious clashes emergency in Northern Lebanon . In 2009, his exclusive feature documentary on the Somali war appeared on Channel 4.

He received the first prize at the 2011 Novinarska Cena journalism award for a series of stories on rebels during the Libyan war.

Ugo Lucio Borga join Echo Photo Agency in 2013

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