Francesca Ebel is a journalist based in Tunis, Tunisia. 

Francesca Ebel is the Associated Press' North Africa correspondent, based in Tunis. Francesca has reported from Tunisia, Russia and Ukraine and her work tends to focus on human rights, politics and social justice issues.

Her written work has appeared in The Economist, Politico Europe Magazine, Newlines Magazine, The Los Angeles Review of Books and Coda Story, among other publications.

Francesca spent several years as a video journalist for the Associated Press in Moscow. Prior to this, 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)


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