Margherita Bettoni is an investigative journalist specialising in organised crime, human right abuses and gender-based violence. She has been investigating Italian Mafia-organisations in Germany since 2014 and she has been working on cross-border investigations as a part of international teams.

She co-authored the book "Die Mafia in Deutschland. Kronzeugin Maria G. packt aus" about Italian Mafias in Germany. In 2017 she helped developing the German-Turkish journalistic project "ÖZGÜRÜZ". Her investigations have featured in Spiegel and Stern magazine, on correctiv.org and theblacksea.eu.

Margherita Bettoni

Basic information

Name
Margherita Bettoni
Expertise
Organised crime, human right abuses and gender-based violence
Country
Germany
City
Hamburg

Supported projects

Neo-Black Movement a.k.a. Black Axe - social movement or international criminal network?

  • Finance
  • Organised crime
  • Trafficking

NIGERIA, GERMANY - In the 1970s Nigerian students founded a fraternity to fight against oppression and racism. Today, their name appears worldwide in connection with criminal activities. What happened?