Multimedia Video Journalist
Emanuela is writing stories and producing videos for the national online team at Global News in Toronto. She is also part of the Global News explains team, where she breaks down current events and complex topics for Global National. Her work has garnered a Radio Television Digital News Association award and a Canadian Digital Publishing award.
Emanuela started her career in communications and media at the United Nations in Geneva where she focused her reporting on youth unemployment and labour rights, before returning to Canada to pursue a Master’s degree in Journalism at Carleton University. Her work has appeared in the Toronto Star, the CBC, the London Free Press and the Ottawa Citizen.
As an advocate for media literacy, Emanuela has worked as a media trainer in various countries in Africa with Farm Radio International. In Ghana she reported on the discrimination women face in the labour market and hosted digital journalism workshops for local journalists on the ground. In Tanzania, she gathered stories on the field from local farmers and trained a young group of radio journalists. Beyond the daily news grind, you’ll find Emanuela either eating, travelling or both.