Elizabeth McSheffrey is an award-winning multimedia journalist from Ottawa passionate about human rights, current affairs and travel. Her work has been published by news outlets all over the world including BBC, CBC, CBS, CTV, The Globe and Mail, VICE News, and dpa International. Her experience includes print, radio, television work across Canada, East and West Africa. In 2016 she won the Clements Award for outstanding investigative reporting in support of animal welfare and a Best News Coverage prize at the Canadian Online Publishing Awards. She was also nominated as an AITO Young Travel Writer of the Year and for an investigative reporting award from the Canadian Association of Journalists.