Francesca Ebel is a writer and multimedia journalist based in Moscow, Russia.
Francesca Ebel is a writer and multimedia journalist based in Russia. She currently works for the Associated Press as a video journalist.
Her written and video work has appeared in The Guardian, The Independent, Politico Europe Magazine, The Evening Standard and Coda Story among other publications.
In addition to her work in Russia, Francesca spent much of 2014-2015 covering aspects of the ongoing war in eastern Ukraine. Alongside her freelance work in Ukraine, Francesca founded an independent reporting project called The Nose.
Winner of Hugh Cudlipp student award for coverage of Ukraine crisis (2016)
Runner-up for The Guardian's Student Multimedia Journalist of the Year Award (2015)
Shortlisted for Cosmopolitan's Ultimate Woman of the Year Award for her work combatting rape culture and perceptions of sexual assault (2015)