Yumna Iftikhar

Yumna Iftikhar is a Pakistani-Canadian journalist, hailing from St. John’s, Newfoundland. She is a second year Master of Journalism student at Carleton University. Yumna is interested in covering disability stories, local politics and international affairs. When not chasing stories, she writes film scripts for fun.

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The Ties that Bind

Despite no significant increase in their numbers since the turn of the century, fisherwomen in Newfoundland and Labrador continue to build a strong community.

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