Catarina Fernandes Martins

Researcher for Portugal
Catarina Fernandes Martins has been travelling the world as a foreign correspondent and screenwriting for documentaries and TV in Portugal and the United States. She is one of the co-producers of the documentary From Devil’s Breath, directed by Academy Award winner Orlando von Einsiedel and produced by Leonardo DiCaprio. Her work has appeared in PBS’s Emmy Award-winning show Articulate, the Guardian, The Christian Science Monitor, The Washington Post, PRI’s The World and Foreign Policy. She has won awards and recognition in Portugal and abroad, including Portugal’s highest journalistic award in the category of young journalist of the year, as well as an International Women’s Media Foundation fellowship. She has also trained as a radio producer with the Transom Story Workshop.