Eva Belmonte (Spain, 1982) is a journalist specialised in public data treatment and analysis. She gained journalistic experience writing and editing for major Spanish media organisations like El Mundo, where she worked from 2005 to 2012. She is currently Managing Editor at Fundación Civio, a non-profit based in Madrid, where she designs, develops and supervises data journalism projects such as quienmanda.es and elboenuestrodecadadia.com. She coordinates the Medicamentalia project, a series of investigations focused on access to health (medicines prices, vaccines, contraceptives...). She is an expert in public procurement and public finance, and delivers training on data journalism to major media organisations in Spain.
This project analyses and compares the prices of drugs used in the treatment of diseases across developing countries. What impact do patents have on prices, and have survival rates improved?
Medicamentalia II focuses on the analysis of development, marketing and delivery of vaccines to explain differences in access to health.
In-depth investigation to show the differences in access to contraception between countries and how this gap affects women in their everyday lives.