Débora Medeiros is a Member Engagement Associate at Avaaz. She’s also a journalist and is currently doing a PhD in Communication and Media Studies at the Free University of Berlin, looking into media practices in the alternative coverage of protests. Previous research topics include citizen media and environmental reporting, as well as public service broadcasting. To keep her journalistic skills sharp, she writes, edits and translates for the citizen media platform Global Voices. Her activist heart found its home at Avaaz.
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