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Mark Fonseca Rendeiro aka Bicyclemark; Portuguese-American, Amsterdam based, alternative journalist and independent podcast producer specializing in online journalism, social movements and global conflicts. Co-host of Newz of the World, a weekly international news review podcast. Trainer for Small World News, a media development NGO specializing in video and audio story telling as well as new media education.
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Journalist. Copy Editor. Audio-Video Engineer. Media Trainer.

Cairo, Egypt - 2012
Cairo, Egypt – 2012

Independent reporter and trainer, founder of the first and longest running weekly journalism audio and video podcast, Citizen Reporter, since 2004. Since 2008 active as a lecturer, workshop facilitator, and reporter in conflict and post-conflict countries (Afghanistan, Georgia, Bosnia, Kosovo, Turkey/Syria) in cooperation with NGO’s such as Internews, IREX, Free Press Unlimited, and the Institute for War and Peace Reporting. Guest lecturer in journalism and media at the University of Amsterdam, Erasmus University Rotterdam, University of Groningen (Netherlands), Temple University Tokyo Campus, Tomsk University (Russia), Umea University (Sweden), and Brooklyn College (US).

Contributor to the Guardian CiF, Americablog, and Znet on topics such as hackers as a social movement, cannabis policy worldwide, citizen reporters in conflict zones, and abandoned places of great socio-political importance. Producer and web manager for Boston based Radio Open Source on WBUR Boston, most recently for a crowdfunded series in Egypt, Tunisia and Lebanon, “Arab Artists in a Revolution”.

For the detailed story, my Biographical Wiki includes links to work samples, interviews, and articles about me. I believe a CV/Resume is not a proper way to understand someone. But here’s mine anyway: (download cv)