ICFJ Knight Fellowships - Meet the Fellows

ICFJ Knight Fellows are entrepreneurial journalists and technology experts who lead transformative media projects around the world. Check out our Fellows and their projects below. You can also read about how our Fellows in Africa and in India, with complementary skills, have teamed up to work on high-impact projects. Our past Knight Fellows continue to do outstanding work as well. 


Hannah Ajakaiye

Nigeria: Working with digital influencers to fight fake news

Amr Eleraqi

Middle East/ North Africa: Driving data-generated storytelling

Catherine Gicheru

Kenya: Promoting Diverse Voices and Data-driven Storytelling

Dada Lyndell

Eastern Europe: Promoting Open-Source News Investigations

Sérgio Spagnuolo

Brazil: Developing tools to spread good science

Fabiola Torres

Latin America: Spearheading cross-border data storytelling
Nasr ul Hadi

Nasr ul Hadi

India: Reinventing the Newsroom

Janine Warner

Latin America: Supporting Independent Digital News