Tess Bacalla

Tess Bacalla

Profession
Journalist, Editor, Media Consultant, former Executive Director of the Southeast Asian Press Alliance (SEAPA)
Bio

Tess Bacalla is an award-winning journalist, editor, and media consultant based in the Philippines. She is currently the Project Lead and Editor-in-Chief of the Asia Democracy Chronicles, a region-wide initiative spearheaded by the Asia Democracy Network.

She has written on issues ranging from public governance and corruption in government, to women, children, and migrant labour. Tess has also edited books and other publications for institutions including John Wiley, the Economic Research Institute for ASEAN and East Asia, and the Philippine Institute for Development Studies.