Martina Della Togna has over 24 years of experience as a producer of award-winning feature documentary films with South African filmmakers and visual artists.

Martina Della Togna has successfully led strategic communications campaigns for South African Provincial and national government departments, is a founding member of some of South Africa’s first community radio and television stations; as well as a published author on sustainability of the community media sector.

Her five-year service as the legislature’s first Multimedia Manager in the South African Parliament led to the total overhaul of external communication strategy, including the establishment of broadcast and online platforms in support of public participation in legislation and oversight.

Martina currently serves on the board of the Media Development and Diversity Agency appointed by Parliament and is pursuing her PhD at Rhodes University’s School of Journalism and Media Studies in Makhanda.