2008 WPI Fellows


Gabriela Manuli, member of the investigative reporting team of Perfil, a newspaper in Buenos Aires.


Tatiana Tavares, in charge of two supplements covering issues of health and the environment, for the daily newspaper, Zero Hora, in

Bosnia & Herzegovina

Ermin Zatega is an investigative reporter, working for the Center for Investigative Reporting. He previously worked for a national TV station, also in Sarajevo.


Xie Heng is head of the economic news department and writes an economic column for the weekly news magazine Sanlian Life Weekly.


Andras Petho is responsible for editing and reporting on news and current affairs for the Hungarian news portal, Origo, in Budapest. He previously worked for the Hungarian service of BBC radio.


Nidhi Sharma is a special correspondent reporting on national politics and government for The Pioneer, an English language national daily newspaper in New Delhi.


Vykintas Pugaciauskas has been editing and reporting on international news and covering Lithuanian foreign policy for Lithuania Television in Vilnius for the past 10 years.

South AfricaSouth Africa

Antoinette Lazarus is a political reporter, online producer and presenter in the New Media department of the South African Broadcast Corporation, Johannesburg.


Sonia Sanchez Lopez, politics editor and reporter, Europa Press (news agency), Barcelona. Much of her professional experience has been in the fields of social welfare and movements, but most recently she was a reporter in the politics section of her news agency.