Gemma Louise McSherry
Writer | Editor

Gemma is a journalist, content writer and digital editor, who currently works for The News Letter, part of the JPI Media group.

Other journalistic experience includes freelance reporting for InsideOver, an international division of the Italian publication, Il Giornale, where she covers human rights and social justice. Previously she contributed as a freelance journalist to Belfast Live/Irish Mirror and worked as a newsroom reporter at The Asian Express Newspaper.

After graduating with a Masters of Laws in International Human Rights Law from the University of York, Gemma worked as a legal sub-editor for Rightsinfo.org.

Professionally she has worked for The Fawcett Society, European Youth Council (EYC), Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) and The Northern Ireland Community for Refugees and Asylum Seekers (NICRAS) as both a writer and advocate for women’s rights.