Daniela De Lorenzo

Daniela De Lorenzo is a freelance multimedia journalist focusing on the environment issues, organised crime and human rights.

She has previously worked in environmental NGOs and European Institutions covering communication roles in relation to EU efforts to tackle the climate crisis and emissions reduction.
She has written for Italian and foreign media including Al Jazeera, VICE, WIRED Italy and News Statesmen. She is currently a permanent contributor for WIRED Italy and Forbes Europe on topics relating to sustainability and innovation within the food and agriculture sector.


Daniela De Lorenzo
environment issues, organised crime and human rights

Supported projects

The War on Drug Waste

  • Environment
  • Organised crime

BRUSSELS - “When discussing drug production, we rarely look at the environmental damage and costs. Belgium, together with The Netherlands, is the main producer of synthetic drugs in Europe, and the chemical waste deriving as a by-product from the production here remains.