Juan Luis Sanchez

Spain

Biography

Juan Luis Sánchez is a journalist specialised in new media and digital content. He is cofounder and deputy director of eldiario.es, an independent digital news site financed by an innovative system of members and donors. Founded in 2012, eldiario.es has became a key news site with high influence in Spain. He masters multimedia skills that has used as a reporter in India, Kosovo, Sahara or Turkey, and then used to create new profiles in his newsroom. He is also cofounder of another innovative digital media outlet in Spanish “Periodismo Humano”.

Funded project

The Enslaved Land

“The Plantation That Consumes Europe” is a data driven and cross-border investigation that explores the hidden sides of the Latin American and African plantations' agricultural model that feeds western countries.