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Hanne Østli Jakobsen

Science journalist, Morgenbladet

Hanne is a science journalist and assistant editor of current affairs at the weekly newspaper Morgenbladet in Oslo. She has a bachelor's in journalism and political science, and previously worked for, a science news site, and for VG Helg, the weekend magazine of Norway's largest daily newspaper. In 2017, she was the recipient of the Norwegian ViS Prize for Science Journalism and was a board member of the Norwegian Association for Science Journalists. She mainly covers health, technology and democratic backsliding, and has been leading Morgenbladet's pandemic coverage since March 2020.

Project title: Covering "long covid" in Norwegian newsrooms

Sponsor: Fritt Ord Foundation