Eleni Mavrouli works as a journalist (reporter – editor) since 1994, specializing in international news (Middle East, North Africa, Arab – Muslim world in general and Europe). She has also carried out many journalistic missions, including in war zones. She has worked mainly in written press (newspapers, magazines), in online media and radio as a reporter but also as a radio producer. She received her Psychology Degree from the National Kapodistrian University of Athens and she completed her PhD on political philosophy and political and social movements in the General Department of Law (now absorbed by the Social Policy Department) of Panteion University of Athens.
Her interests include the development of online journalism, the use of social media as news channels but also for communication strategy, as well as the use of technological advances to find ways to ensure the sustainability of journalists’ self – managed-ventures as a mean for their survival and that of journalism both in terms of livelihood and reliability.