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Calistus Bosaletswe

CALISTUS BOSALETSWE


                                            EXPERIENCED JOURNALIST
| ENVIRONMENT   |   BUSINESS   |   HUMANITARIAN   |INVESTIGATIVE   |POLITICS| DATA DRIVEN STORIES


Key Skills


Open-Source Intelligence

Data Visualization

Scrapping and cleaning data

Updating content on social media such as facebook and twitter 

Mobile journalism

Freedom of information request
Podcasting 

Research and analyzing

Sifting through different databases for data that can be turned into visual or stories

Editing audio


Technology Summary

Windows & Mac 
OS Platforms

MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Digital & 35mm Cameras

Use of Online Visualization tools such as:
Plotly
Infogram
Atlas
Google Maps
QGIS 
Datawrapper
Data studio 
Cool Edit 

Training 

HIV\AIDS reporting

Investigative 
Journalism

Election Reporting

Online Reporting

Political reporting 

Environmental reporting

GIS and Mapping 

Podcasting

Links to some of my work:
https://**************/2021/01/botswana-lions/
https://www.zenger.news/2021/08/11/botswanan-president-terms-covid-19-covax-facility-a-scam/
https://city-press.news24.com/News/botswana-president-im-not-afraid-to-die-20190203
https://news.mongabay.com/2018/11/speed-trap-cameras-help-defuse-human-cheetah-conflict-in-botswana/
https://mg.co.za/africa/2020-06-21-president-jumps-prime-farm-queue/


My blog where I share my stories 

@pagepressblog

Facebook page where I share my data  stories:
https://web.facebook.com/ink24media/photos/a.365749714120379/570912133604135/?type=3&theater

Portfolio 
https://muckrack.com/calistus-bosaletswe

Referees:
Fiona  Macleod 
Editor/Founder: Oxpeckers Environmental Investigative Journalism 
Email: ************

Ditiro Motlhabane 
Editor: The Patriot on Sunday 
************

Timothy Molobi
Editor:City Press 
Email: ************

 
English
 
Feature Stories Fact Checking
 
Current Affairs Fact Checking

Botswana's struggle to have greater share of its diamond

Zuma headache gives ANC leaders sleepless nights, even on the party's birthday

Botswana exposes transgender people to violence in prison

Chobe River Front Recovers as Tourism Activities Comes to a Halt

All aboard Botswana's Elephant Express

Botswana: Govt Ignores Game Ranching Expert Advice

Botswana is landlocked, but is still exporting shark fins

Human rights group: Hungry Zimbabwe refugees forced out by Botswana

Tracking elephant movements reveals transboundary wildlife corridors

Calistus Bosaletswe is a journalist with 15 years experience in print and broadcast media. I have written extensively on different beats such as politics,environment,business,humanitarian issues, health, human interesting stories and sports. I am also pursuing data journalism related articles after completing Data Journalism Fundamentals with University of Hong Kong in collaboration with Google NewsLab.

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