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Media Fellow Alumni: 2015, 2016

Leandro Beguoci

Leandro Beguoci - Boehm Media Fellow

Profession: Director, Nova Escola Association

Based In: Sao Paulo, Brazil

Geographic Focus: Brazil

Areas of Expertise: Journalism, solutions journalism and digital media






(All biographical info is from 2016. For latest bio, please visit Fellow’s website, LinkedIn, or other social media profiles).

Leandro Beguoci is the editorial and product director for Nova Escola Association, an NGO which publishes the largest and oldest media products for education in Brazil. He is also a BBC contributor, co-founder of Outra Cidade (a media initiative for civic engagement on city issues) and professor for design content with Istituto Europeu Di Design.

He created the first debate among politicians in the history of Brazilian internet and did interviews from the pope to Edward Snowden. From 2013 to 2015, he was editor-in-chief for F451, a startup media company aiming at innovation in language and formats in journalism and communication. He is also a member of OrbitaLAB (a lab for innovation in journalism and communication).