Andrea Fama

Italy

Biography

Andrea Fama is a journalist at LSDI, an Italian independent observatory on media and journalism. He is the author of the e-book Open Data e Data Journalism: Transparency and Information at the Service of Societies in the Digital Era. He is a promoter of the Initiative for a Freedom of Information Act in Italy.

Funded project

Investigation of Land Grabbing in Africa

This data-driven project deals with land grabbing in Africa from two perspectives: top-down, by data analysis of the overall issue of large-scale​ land acquisitions; and bottom-up, by collecting stories and evidence from main actors.