Scroll down for samples of my published work.
Magazine Feature - TGO Magazine | January 2020
Camping at -35, two day blizzards...and sheer glory while ski touring in northern Scandinavia.
Rehabilitating North Korea’s Forests: The Struggle to Balance Conservation with Livelihoods
Article - New Security Beat | October 2019
Restoring North Korea's degraded forests brings new hopes but also challenges
In Greenland’s Granite Heaven
Magazine Feature - Wild Magazine | May 2018
Alec Forss sets off on a 16-day hike and paddle across Greenland's granite heartland
Great Wall of Mourne
Magazine Feature - TGO Magazine | April 2018
By breaking it up with a wild camp, Alec Forss turns Northern Ireland's classic challenge walk into the perfect weekend adventure
Sweden’s Arctic Alps
Magazine Feature - Adventure Travel Magazine | July 2017
Peak-bagging in Arctic Sweden's majestic Sarek National Park
Transgender in Pakistan: A “Forgotten People”
Article - Inter Press Service | June 2016
Despite efforts to promote transgender rights, the plight of Pakistan's hijra community remains precarious
Can Myanmar Avoid Conflict Pitfalls in its Hydro Blitz?
Article - New Security Beat | January 2016
Myanmar plans to exploit its rich hydropower potential to boost the country's electrification. However, it is the country's ethnic minorities who stand the most to lose from mega-dams.
Mining Sami Lands in Sweden: A New Era of Exploitation?
Magazine Feature - Cultural Survival Quarterly | December 2015
A giant iron ore mine threatens indigenous Sami livelihoods in Sweden's far north
Winning the Peace in Northern Ireland
Analysis - Insight on Conflict | December 2015
Northern Ireland has made considerable progress in securing the peace after decades of violence. However, much work remains to be done.
Across Sweden’s Arctic Boreal
Magazine Feature - TGO Magazine | March 2015
Alec Forss crosses Muddus National Park, with a pulka to help