Heli Pekkonen

has worked in different parts of the world as a freelance cinematographer, photographer, documentarist and journalist for news agencies and television, NGOs and government agencies with issues related to development, human rights and peace and conflict. Pekkonen graduated 2012 as Bachelor of Arts and Culture from Metropolia University majoring in Cinematography and in 2017 as Master of Social Sciences from Helsinki University majoring in World Politics.