Maite Fernández

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Maite is a native of Uruguay who loves all things web.

She is the communications director for the International Center for Journalists and previously was the managing editor at, a website that publishes training opportunities for journalists and stories on media trends in seven different languages. Maite worked as a reporter for the national daily newspaper El Observador and for its website, She blogs regularly about open data, data journalism, tech tools for journalists, among other topics.

Latest Stories

Fighting fake news: by the time it reaches your social media feed, it’s too late

A Hacks/Hackers event in Washington highlighted different tools and strategies people can use to debunk fake news and misinformation. 

Maite Fernández | November 16, 2017