Marché Arends is a journalist based at the Wits Justice Project in Johannesburg. Prior to this she spent three years in Southeast Asia, working with NGOs advocating for the rights of Burmese refugees, and freelancing for various regional travel publications. She is passionate about social justice, human rights and that last french fry at the bottom of the bag.
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