A reporter and an international news editor based in Athens, Myrto Boutsi has more than 20 years of experience in journalism.

She is a member of Reporters United and has cooperated with European Investigative Collaborations (EIC) for the production of documentary “Black Trail”. She is also an international news editor in powergame.gr. She was previously head of international desk in newspaper “Eleftheria tou Typou”. In 2008 she co-founded the “Non Stop Media Production Company”. She has collaborated with German ARD, Greek documentary series Exandas and Tribes of Athens (Fyles tis Athinas), both aired by Greek Public Television NET, Metro Magazine, online media Inside Story and Solomon.

Myrto Boutsi Journalist

Basic information

Myrto Boutsi
Reporter and editor

Supported projects

Under the Surface: The Untold Crisis of European Groundwater

  • Data Journalism
  • Environment
  • Healthcare

PARIS / BRUSSELS / MADRID – Groundwater is the ecosystem Europe has always been able to rely on, and grew to consider an infinite resource. This cross-border investigation reveals that the current state of matters is dire: our water is disappearing and what remains is facing near-irreversible pollution.

Digging for Water on the Front Lines of Climate Collapse

  • Corruption
  • Environment

ODEMIRA - Faced with poor water management, locals in Portugal, Greece and Romania struggle to keep their farmlands and financially survive, and often resort to extreme solutions to find usable water. Meanwhile local authorities allow big companies to use water irrigation methods that can pose a threat to the nearby communities, the natural habitat and the presence of water in the area as such.

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