Palwesha Yusaf

Palwesha Yusaf is a Pakistani Australian writer, photographer and development worker. She is currently based in Dili, Timor-Leste where she works for a local peace and research institute. Palwesha is interested in anti-oppressive social work, post-colonialism and applying feminist intersectionality in international development work. She spends much of her time sipping on coconuts with a furrowed brow trying to unpack the many contradictions in the world of international development. Some of these unpackings can be found on her blog She tweets @Shutterseed