Edilma Prada Céspedes is an investigative journalist with postgraduate studies in human rights, peace, culture, and international humanitarian law. She has 20 years of experience covering human rights, armed conflict, Indigenous peoples, Mother Earth, borders, peace, and the environment. She is the founder and director of the independent media Agenda Propia -www.agendapropia.co-. She is also a producer of multimedia journalism projects and documentaries. She is currently a fellow of the Amazon Rainforest Journalism Fund of Pulitzer Center and fellow International Women's Media Foundation. She worked as a consultor and journalist for the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) about illegal wood traffic and deforestation in the Colombian Amazon region.