Smita Sharma is an independent photojournalist based in India. She has worked in South Asia, Africa, North and Latin America on issues related to gender, health and human rights issues.
Her work has been published in various places including The Washington Post, The New York Times, BBC World News, TIME, Elle UK, Wall Street Journal, Human Rights Watch among others. Her work has been screened and exhibited in various countries including The United Nation Headquarters in New York.
She is a graduate from the Photojournalism program at the International Center of Photography, New York and is a International Womens Media Foundation (IWMF) Fellow.