Lola Hierro (Madrid, 1983) is a journalist, photographer and writer. Since 2013 she has worked at El País, mainly in the human rights' section Planeta Futuro. Lola has received several awards along her career such as the Manos Unidas Press Prize, the Joan Gomis Memorial Prize for Journalism and the Complutense University Youth Communication Prize.
Lola reports mainly sub-Saharan Africa. In 2018 she plubished her first book: 'El tiempo detenido y otras historias de África'. Lola gives the Humanitarian Journalism wokshop at El País School of Journalism.