Magdalena Chodownik

Editor and Multimedia Journalist, Outriders


Editor and Multimedia Journalist



After graduating from high school, Magdalena decided to continue her education outside of Poland where she was born. She spent 5 years in Paris, France studying at the Paris 8 University, at the Higher School of Social Science, Ethics and Philosophy, and at the Catholic University of Lublin. Later, she received a scholarship and studied at the University of Vienna, Austria. She also studied at the University of Ramkhamhaeng in Bangkok, Thailand. Magdalena took courses and is trained in: photography (European Academy of Photography, Warsaw, Poland), international communication, media and human rights (ULIM University, Chisinau, Moldova), HEAT, Cyber Security and Investigative Journalism (Thomson Reuters Foundation). She participates in conferences both as a speaker and as a listener. She has been living in and reporting from: EU, Southeast Asia, Balkans, GCC, Eastern Europe and Caucasus. Magdalena is a member of Hacks Hackers Warsaw team and Outriders.