Who we are
SciDev.Netinvolves a wide range of individuals working together towards common goals across the globe.
Our main office is based in the UK atCABI，但是我们在全球范围内由注册用户，顾问，顾问和自由记者组成的网络，主要来自发展中国家，他们推动了我们的活动和愿景。
CABI(SciDev.Net's母公司）有一系列政策和策略，这些政策和策略支持多样性，非歧视和平等。这些包括商业守则提交该组织“多样性的吗working environment where there is mutual trust and respect … (and) to recruit, employ and promote employees on the sole basis of their ability to fulfill the requirements of the job”. This is supported by a工作场所性别策略“确保没有性别偏见歧视的工作场所”。在可能的情况下，CABI在当地雇用员工来支持其区域存在，并确保活动对当地的优先事项和敏感性敏感。这CABIProject and Programme Gender Strategy从确定性别角色到确保作品的性别响应能力，提供有关如何在CABI项目和计划中纳入性别的实用指导。
In total, 80% ofSciDev.Net工作人员是从全球南方招募的。
Among our contributors 49% are male and 51% are female.
- SSAFR – 24 men, 6 women – 20 % female
-MENA - 21名男性，17名女性 - 45％的女性
- SSAE – 10 men, 8 women – 44% female
- AP – 13 men, 23 women – 64% female
- Global – 2 men, 5 women – 71 % female
- LAC – 7 men, 18 women – 72% female
Luisa Massarani, regional coordinator[电子邮件保护]
路易莎（Luisa）总部位于巴西，负责协调scidev.netfreelance correspondents and other key individuals and organisations in Latin America & the Caribbean. She also coordinates meetings, workshops and other training events on science communication and science journalism. Luisa is a science journalist, has a PhD in science communication, and has published several scientific papers and books in this field. In Brazil, she is the head of the National Institute for Public Communication of Science and Technology at Oswaldo Cruz Foundation.
丹妮拉（Daniela）是一位科学记者，总部位于乌拉圭。她一直在写作和编辑SciDev.Net自2005年以来，协助Luisa Massarani。丹妮拉（Daniela）是乌拉圭电视科学节目Sobreciencia的制作人，也是Montevideo研究所的新闻官员。二十年来，她负责Búsqueda的科学科，乌拉圭的每周报纸，以及一本杂志的主编。丹妮拉（Daniela）是波士顿麻省理工学院（MIT）的2009 - 2010年国际骑士科学新闻研究员之一。她曾担任乌拉圭大学教授，教授新闻和科学新闻学。她是《 Mentes En Juego》的作者，该书旨在表明，关于科学家的书呆子刻板印象并不是通过对七位乌拉圭科学家进行分析，这些科学家将其科学生涯与非常流行的爱好融合在一起。
阿蕾Rueda, regional consultant,[电子邮件保护]
Aleida是位于墨西哥城的科学记者。自2004年以来，她一直在广播（RadioEducación，Imer），电视台（TVUNAM，Canal 14）和Science Magazines（CómoVes？，quo）中为科学撰写了有关科学的文章。她目前在墨西哥国立大学（UNAM）的复杂科学中心工作，并为数字媒体Salud Con Lupa和Pie dePágina工作。她一直在写作SciDev.Netsince 2006 and currently, she writes, edits and produces stories in text and video. She has won several national and international awards for some of her stories and she frequently is an invited professor in several universities in Latin America. Aleida is the current president of the Mexican Network of Science Journalists.
Gabriela is an environmental communicator specialized in edu-communication, based in Quito, Ecuador. She has a master's degree in Interactive Digital Communication from the National University of Rosario (Argentina). She has worked as a journalist in print and digital media. She managed communication, environmental journalism and edu-communication projects as a freelance and also with organizations such as Oeco Brasil, Finding Species and CEDIF. She is the director of education for conservation of the Zoological Foundation of Ecuador, president of the Quito Environmental Education Network and coordinator of the communication table of the National Working Group of the Andean Condor.
Alejandro Portilla Navarro, digital producer,[电子邮件保护]
Alejandro is based in Costa Rica. He assists in tasks related to the digital production of theSciDev.Netgateway for Latin America and the Caribbean. He has a degree in journalism and audiovisual production from the University of Costa Rica. He has worked as a journalist in the Radio System and in the Vice-rectory of Social Action of the University of Costa Rica, and was a collaborator of the Foundation for the National Center for Science and Technology (CIENTEC). Currently works at the Latin American University of Science and Technology (ULACIT).
Bothina在开罗和基于科学记者is responsible for commissioning and editing SciDev.Net’s MENA news. She is a founding member of the Arab Science Journalists Association. She has a background in science journalism, especially on the internet, and was the managing science editor at Arabic website IslamOnline.net for several years. Bothina holds a BSc in commerce from Cairo University.
Hisham is a writer, editor, translator and designer based in Cairo and is responsible of subediting the content of the Arabic edition of SciDev.Net for the MiENA gateway. He is a member of the Arab Science Journalists Association, has a background in the field of multimedia production, with a broad experience in designing info-graphics. Hisham holds a BSc in Science from Cairo University.
Nehal Lasheen, regional assistant editor[电子邮件保护]
Saleh El Shair，区域副本编辑器[电子邮件保护]
Saleh is a copy editor based in Cairo and is responsible of copy editing and proof reading the Arabic edition of SciDev.Net for the MENA gateway. He has a background in the field of copy editing and proofreading, in addition to verifying manuscripts, his encyclopaedia about major Arab poets was translated. Saleh holds a Ph.D. in Arabic grammar from Cairo University.
Yasser is a digital marketing consultant based in Cairo and is responsible of the user engagement activities of the MENA region gateway. He has a background in working with a wide range of brands on achieving their online marketing goals, also was a key player in establishing couple of digital marketing departments and agencies in Egypt. Yasser holds BA of literature from Cairo University.
Joel D Adriano, regional coordinator[电子邮件保护]
Joel is an award-winning freelance science journalist based in the Philippines and is responsible for coordinating SciDev.Net’s freelance writers in South-East Asia & Pacific. Joel has an MSc in environmental science and, as an experienced consultant on science, agriculture, environment and education sectors, has been involved in various projects for the World Bank, USAID, ADB and UNICEF.
Ranjit Devraj, regional sub editor[电子邮件保护]
Ranjit is an editor and in-depth writer based in New Delhi. Before joining SciDev.Net in 2010 he worked with the Inter Press Service and the United News of India agencies, specialising on science and development issues.
Melanie is a writer, editor, and digital marketer whose main focus is social development. She has worked with government agencies and international non-government organisations.
Ochieng' Ogodo, regional coordinator[电子邮件保护]
奥臣”是一个肯尼亚的科学记者,responsible for coordinating correspondents and coverage from Sub-Saharan Africa for SciDev.Net. He is the English-speaking Africa and Middle East region winner of the 2008 Reuters-IUCN Media Awards for Excellence in Environmental Reporting. Ochieng is the chairman of the Kenya Environment and Science Journalists Association (KENSJA). As a journalist, his works have been published in various parts of the world including Africa, the UK and the US. He has a deep interest in science journalism and has also presented papers at conferences on the ‘Media and Environmental Protection ‘and ‘Climate Change Reporting: The Developing Word Perspective’.
Bernard subedits and proofreads news, feature, opinion and editorial articles. With over 15 years experience as a science editor, Bernard brings a wealth of experience to SciDev.Net.
Calvin Otieno, regional digital producer[电子邮件保护]/[电子邮件保护]
Calvin is responsible for the production of the regional web pages, ensuring quality content, design and delivery, and facilitates user-interaction through social media and digital engagement.
Julien Chongwang, regional coordinator[电子邮件保护]
Julien is a seasoned Cameroonian journalist and editor. He graduated in journalism from the Advanced School of Mass Communication (ESSTIC/ASMAC), University of Yaounde II (Cameroon) and then worked for five years as a crime reporter for the daily newspaper La Nouvelle Expression in Douala, Cameroon; later becoming the copyeditor for the newspaper. From 2007 to 2009, he collaborated from Douala with the French service of The Voice of America. Before coming to SciDev.Net he was the editor-in-chief ofLe Quotidien de l’Economie,a daily newspaper in Douala. At the same time, he was also working as a correspondent in Cameroon for the Moroccan economic daily newspaper, LES ECO.
Bilal Tairou, user engagement coordinator[电子邮件保护]
Bilal负责在Scidev.net Afrique Sub-Saharienne计划，开发和监视营销和促销活动。Bilal拥有两个MBA，一个在国际商业和业务发展中，另一个在审计和控制中。他在审计，营销和广告领域的各种公司拥有10年的经验。