Gemma B. Mendoza

Rappler, Pasig, Philippines

Research, Partnerships and Strategy

Gemma Mendoza is Head for Digital Strategy at Rappler. In this capacity, she leads Rappler’s research and related initiatives that focus on disinformation in the digital space. She co-authored The Enemy Within, a book on military corruption and civilian neglect published by Newsbreak, the investigative reporting group which became part of Rappler in 2011. Her stories on governance and corruption, the security sector, disasters, and other social issues have won recognition from various award giving bodies.