Lisbeth Fog

Lisbeth Fog

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Lisbeth Fog is a regional consultant for the Latin American and Caribbean edition of SciDev.Net since 2002. Nowadays, she also assists the regional coordinator in editing articles in Spanish, among other editorial tasks.

With a master's degree in scientific journalism from the University of Boston, United States, where she studied thanks to a Fulbright scholarship, currently -in her local area- she is the editor of the magazine of the information writing Pesquisa Javeriana, of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana. She collaborates as an independent freelance journalist for different newspapers and magazines in her country, Colombia, and teaches journalism and science communication.

Contact details: lisbeth.fog@scidev.net

Location: Bogotá (Colombia).
 
Languages spoken: Spanish, English.

Areas of interest: Environment, health, development, scientific policy, education, technology.

Local / demographic interests: Latin America and the Caribbean.

Topics of interest: Biodiversity, global warming, tropical diseases, public health, new developments, science and women, budgets for science, innovation.

Professional memberships: Colombian Association of Scientific Journalism.

Job Title: Regional consultant