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Matteo Fagotto

Matteo Fagotto

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Profession: Journalist
Status: Freelance Journalist
Location: Dubai , United Arab Emirates
Home base: Dubai
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Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Italian
Organization: Freelance
MSN Messenger: m.fagotto@hotmail.it
Skype: Matteo matteo.fagotto
Mobile phone: +971 566 788 498 (UAE)
Home phone: +39 342 62 35 412 (Italy)
Inmarsat +87 077 641 0695 (Satellite)
Last login: about 2 years ago
Member since: 27 Dec 2006 16:12


I’m a freelance journalist focused on Middle Eastern and African issues. I am based in Dubai (UAE). I cover wars and humanitarian – social issues for several international media, but I’m also familiar with lifestyle, music and sport articles.

I have published on the following media:

Newspapers and Magazines:

- The Guardian, The Observer, The Independent, Prospect Magazine (UK)
- Die Zeit, Die Welt, Frankfurter Rundschau, NEON Magazine, Der Freitag, GQ (Germany)
- Macleans, L’Actualite’, Toronto Star, Globe and Mail (Canada)
- La Vanguardia Magazine, Glamour, ELLE, Telva (Spain)
- Marie Claire, La Croix, La Vie (France)
- Die Presse, News Magazine, Welt der Frau (Austria)
- Neue Zurcher Zeitung, Sonntags Zeitung, Tageswoche, Weltwoche (Switzerland)
- Weekendavisen, Information (Denmark)
- Vrij Nederland, One World (Netherlands)
- MO Magazine (Belgium)
- Sol (Portugal)
- Tyzden (Slovakia)
- Novoe Vremja (Russia)
- Haaretz, Jerusalem Report (Israel)
- Capital, Capital Light (Bulgaria)
- Hospodarske Noviny, Vikend (Czech Republic)
- Morgenbladet, Ny Tid (Norway)
- Sydsvenskan (Sweden)
- Duzy Format, Gazeta Wyborcza (Poland)
- Vreme (Serbia)
- Proceso, Prisma Internacional (Mexico)
- Carta Capital (Brazil)
- Alpha Magazine, Emirates Woman (UAE)
- Marie Claire (India)
- Business Day, ELLE (South Africa)
- Marie Claire (Thailand)
- Africa Magazine, l’Arena, Diario, Donna Moderna, l’Eco di Bergamo, ELLE, Espresso, Gazzetta dello Sport, GQ, IL (Intelligence in Lifestyle), Io Donna, Jesus, il Messaggero, Latinoamerica, Left, Panorama, PeaceReporter, Rolling Stone, il Riformista, Rivista Studio, il Sole 24 Ore, Sportweek, la Stampa, Topolino, Tu Style, Vanity Fair, il Venerdi di Repubblica, Ventiquattro, Vogue, Warnews, Wired (Italy)

- Channel 4 (UK)
- Sky (Italy)

- BBC Radio (UK)
- Radio 24, Radio Radicale, Radio Rai, Radio Vaticana, (Italy)
- RSI (Switzerland)

I’m available for assignments and able to travel at short notice. I speak four languages (English, French, Spanish and Italian) and I can write either in English or Italian.


Recent Post

Fixer in Chechnya and Dagestan

Hi guys, can anyone recommend a good (English or French speaking) fixer in Chechnya and Dagestan? Thanks in advance

10 May 2012 13:05 | 0 replies


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