Saba Salman - Social Affairs Journalist

Saba Salman - Social Affairs Journalist

Guardian freelance, award-winning journalist, commissioning editor, blogger

A journalist with 20 years' experience, Saba specialises in social affairs, writing about people, places and projects in social care, housing, welfare, charities, social enterprise and the public sector. She was a news reporter on national newspapers and an Evening Standard correspondent before becoming a regular contributor to The Guardian.

Saba’s blog, The Social Issue, is part of The Guardian’s blogging network.

Of all her interviewees so far, from government ministersinternational experts and “the most sophisticated drugs baron of all time”, her sister Raana is among the most important of them all. So important, in fact, that Saba has even written a poem about her.