Elisabetta Tola

founder Formicablu

Elisabetta Tola is a science and data journalist, Tow-Knight fellow 2019 for entrepreneurial journalism at the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism, New York. Founder of Facta, a non-profit project that brings scientific methodology into journalism, with a focus on the Mediterranean region. Radio presenter at Radio3scienza, RAI Radio3, the Italian national public radio. Freelance for national/international magazines, co-author of the international multimedia and data projects Seedversity.org and SEEDcontrol on global agro-ecology and Hearing voices, on forensic science, respectively supported by EJC and Journalismfund. CEO and co-founder of the Italian science communication agency formicablu and of datajournalism.it, a laboratory for data driven stories and tools. Media trainer and lecturer on digital journalism and verification (Google News Lab 2015-17; MCS Sissa; Master in giornalismo, Bologna). Consultant for digital communication strategies with EU funded projects and with International organizations. Author of the Handbook Driving scientific research into journalistic reporting for the Lookout station project of the European Forest Institute.

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Events IJF 2020
Events in past editions
#IJF16 / 8 april 2016

Maps, Streetview and Photosphere

Start from a datasheet to build an interactive map. Use MyMaps to produce rapidly an interactive map with markers, pictures and links. Learn how to use Streeview and its resources of historical and ...

#IJF12 / 26 april 2012

Geek Nation

Geek Nation by Angela Saini Geek Nation: how Indian science is taking over the world by Angela Saini was published globally in spring 2011. It hit the top of the non-fiction bestseller lists in Ind...

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