Catarina Fernandes Martins

Catarina Fernandes Martins

Reporter, writer, radio and multimedia producer

Catarina Fernandes Martins is a reporter based in Lisbon. She has reported from Portugal, Spain, France, Belgium, Germany, Greece, the Balkans, the UK, the US, Israel and the Palestinian territories and El Salvador. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, The Christian Science Monitor, Foreign Policy, Al Jazeera America, The Boston Globe, Mashable, WCAI (Cape and Islands NPR Station), RTP 2 (Portuguese State Television) VISÃO, PÚBLICO, Revista 2, Diário de Notícias, Notícias Magazine and Rádio Renascença. At the age of 23, she won the most prestigious journalist award in Portugal for young journalist of the year in 2013. She graduated from Transom Story Workshop in the Spring of 2015. She was a finalist for the European Journalist Awards on Diversity in 2016 and was an International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) fellow in 2017. She won the Fernando de Sousa European Prize for Journalism in 2017.

Sessions

Sunday 28 May, 2017
Lead the freelance revolution
London College of Communication, UAL, London. SE1 6SB (Nearest Tube: Elephant and Castle)
1015  -  1115