Mis herramientas favoritas: Marcela Turati de Quinto Elemento

Turati, quien antes era reportera para la revista Proceso, ha ganado numerosos premios -incluyendo un Premio WOLA de Derechos humanos y el Premio Moors Cabot 2019- por su reporteo sobre el impacto invisible de la guerra contra las drogas en México, a pesar de los graves riesgos para ella y sus colegas.

My Favorite Tools with Quinto Elemento’s Marcela Turati

For our series on journalists’ favorite tools, we spoke to award-winning Mexican journalist Marcela Turati, co-founder of Quinto Elemento Lab, about the resources she uses to investigate disappearances in Mexico’s drug war. While information from victims’ families is paramount, she also shared insights on the value of open source tools, bank records, social media mining, and collaboration with nonprofit forensic teams in tracking the patterns behind the crisis.