Adele Machado Santelli
Adele is an environmental journalist with a postgraduate degree in Environmental, Sustainability and Global Policies from Fundação Armando Álvares Penteado (FAAP) in São Paulo. She is currently researching ocean plastic pollution as part of a master's degree program in Environmental Sciences at University of São Paulo.
She has worked in some of Brazil’s biggest news rooms for the past 13 years, including BAND, BandNews TV and Rede Record. She currently works at TV Cultura, and is a freelance reporter for National Geographic Brasil.
Her project at the Reuters Institute will look at how Brazilian digital media reports on deforestation.