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Freelance journalist

PassionsJean-Claude VignoliAfter several years in Africa, I am currently traveling Latin America, residing among indigenous peoples, such as the Bri-bris in Costa Rica, the Kogis in Colombia, and the Qeros in Peru. I am passionate about archeology (I (re) discovered ruins in Peru) and ancient arts, but don't mind trying to understand quantum physics or modern art. I like literature as long as it is not pedantic like Flaubert, likes a cinema which makes you dream intelligently. I love the present and the past, because the future concerns us all.
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Background Today I am a freelance journalist, seeking to share the truth of the world. I have a master's degree in international relations from the Graduate institute, I am the former director of programmes of UPR Info, an international human rights NGO that I co-founded. I was also national manager at EAGLE (an NGO fighting against trafficking in protected animals), and member of the Committee of the Green party of Geneva, Switzerland. As a volunteer journalist and activist for Amnesty International's Swiss chapter, I wrote and organized many activities to denounce the death penalty and torture all over the world. I carry out the ethical and practical fights, in other words those for which my action can make a difference for the most disadvantaged, be they humans or animals.
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Contacts You can contact me, or send me a secure message via a dedicated page, or use my PGP key to email me at:

jc.vignoli @ gmail.com

Whatsapp: +41 79 441 94 93
Twitter: @jc_vignoli


Last blogs
Alex Villca et Ruth Aliapaz Chepete Rurrenabaque
Alex Villca et Ruth Aliapaz Chepete Rurrenabaque
Les vrais héros de l’Amazonie Lorsqu'enjanvier 2006 le gouvernement d'Evo Morales s'installe à la tête de la Bolivie, la victoire symbolique des peuples opprimés se répand dans tout le pays puis dans toute l'Amérique Latine, où les peuples autochtones célèbrent que "l'un des leurs" soit parvenu aux fonctions suprêmes. Dans cette nation enclavée d'Amérique du Sud, les paysannes cholitas ne […]
Sajama sommet
Sajama sommet
Sajama, the mountain with a thousand curiosities and which looks out over Bolivia The Sajama is high: 6542 meters. It is beautiful: people come from all over the world to contemplate it. He is proud: it is the highest peak in Bolivia. It is a colossus, a pillar that measures an unspoiled region, in which pink flamingos rub shoulders with queñuas, the tallest trees on the planet. In […]
Sajama sommet
Sajama sommet
Sajama, la montagne aux mille curiosités et qui toise la Bolivie Le Sajama est haut : 6542 mètres. Il est beau : on vient du monde entier pour le contempler. Il est orgueilleux : c'est le plus haut sommet de Bolivie. C'est un colosse, un pillier qui toise une région préservée, dans laquelle des flamants roses côtoient les queñuas, les plus hauts arbres de la planète. […]