Anna Myroniuk

Anna Myroniuk was selected as runner-up for the 2022 European Press Prize Investigative Reporting Award with ‘Huge quantities of Chinese cigarettes smuggled into Ukraine.’

Anna Myroniuk is a Ukrainian journalist based in Kyiv. She is a co-founder of the Kyiv Independent, an English-language media outlet reporting on Ukraine. She has worked as a journalist for around 10 years both in television and print. Anna has run investigative projects on human rights, healthcare and illicit trade. She investigated presidents and oligarchs. She reported from the Donbas front line during the hottest phase of the war there in 2014-2017, as well as from the COVID-19 front lines, such as an intensive care unit in the epicentre of the surge of coronavirus infections in Ukraine in 2021. She has written for Coda Story, OCCRP and Washington Post. Anna holds a Master in Investigative Journalism from the City University of London, is a Chevening Scholar, and is a finalist for the 2020 Thomson Foundation Young Journalist Award.