Anastasia Valeeva

freelance journalist

Anastasia Valeeva is a data journalist with a passion for learning and teaching. She has previously worked for Open Knowledge Belgium as a communications and event manager of the #Diplohack Brussels, which was a hackathon building transparency applications on top of the EU open data. She is also a community manager at Open Knowledge Russia where she contributes blog posts and interviews. Anastasia has taught data journalism at the UNDP Data Journalism Bootcamp for Eastern Europe and former Soviet Union countries. She holds two masters: one in international journalism from Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia (2009), and one in political sciences from the University of Siegen, Germany (2015).

She is currently on a 2016-17 Fellowship at the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, University of Oxford, where her field of research is Open data in a closed political system: investigative open data journalism in Russia.

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