Ricardo Barbar


Ricardo Barbar is a feature writer and health reporter at Prodavinci interested in rare diseases, cancer, COVID-19, and access to drinking water.

He was nominated for a Premio Gabo journalism award for his coverage of breast cancer in Venezuela. Barbar received an honorable mention in 2022 at the Inter American Press Association's Awards for Excellence in Journalism.

Also, he was one of the writers of "Envejecer en Venezuela: la promesa rota" ("Aging in Venezuela: a broken promise"), Prodavinci’s investigation that won a King of Spain International Journalism Prize in 2022. 

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