Lisa Akinyi May (Kenya/Belgium) coordinates Journalismfund.eu’s communications and Money Trail Grants for African, Asian and European journalists who investigate cross-border illicit financial flows, corruption, money laundering, and tax abuse.
As an events coordinator for Journalismfund.eu, she was part of the team that organised two successful editions of the European Investigative Journalism Conference & Dataharvest (2017, 2018). Lisa also coordinated Journalismfund.eu's postgraduate course International Research Journalism in 2017 and 2018.
Lisa studied Journalism at Thomas More University College (Belgium), majoring in television broadcasting. She's a multimedia journalist with experience in television and online media. Her areas of strength include news production, researching and work experience in the Belgian media. As a journalist, she has worked for Belgian VRT News channel, MO* Magazine, Gazet van Antwerpen and Mediahuis.
Currently on leave until 1st February 2021.
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