Josephine McKenna is an award-winning freelance journalist based in Rome - www.josephinemckenna.net. She is bilingual and covers politics, immigrants, Vatican and the Mafia for print, radio and TV. She covered the career of ex-prime minister Silvio Berlusconi, the Costa Concordia disaster and the election of Pope Francis.
Financial markets' reaction to resignation of former Italian PM, Silvio Berlusconi.
Covering the G7 Summit in Taormina in Sicily for France 24 in May 2017.
Will we see the return of ex-PM Matteo Renzi? He took office in 2014. This is what happened.
US President Donald Trump refused to endorse the Paris global climate change accord at his first G7 summit in Italy in May.
Live cross at St. Peter's Square on Pope Francis' historic inaugural visit to Africa. November 2015.
Josephine McKenna meets Pope Francis at the Vatican on April 5 2014.
Pope Francis urges forgiveness for women who had abortions to mark 'Year of Mercy' in 2016.
UN demands Vatican removes child abusers.