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Mercè Folch

Journalist and screenwriter

A journalist and scriptwriter, with a degree in Catalan Philology, and a diploma in Audiovisual Communication, she has worked in the radio stations Ona Catalana, Ràdio Barcelona-Cadena Ser, RAC-1, and Catalunya Ràdio. In public broadcasting, she has worked in news departments and, for six seasons, with Joan Barril in the programme The Cafè de la República. She has covered the humanitarian crisis of refugees in the programmes La Tribu and El Suplement, as well as reporting, on several occasions, from refugee camps in Greece, the south of Sicily, and the Ceuta border fence. She is presently director of the Catalunya Ràdio programme Solidaris.


Update: 27 March 2017


Has participated in

Conversation with Colum McCann and Mercè Folch

Every story, a whole world

Conversation with Behrouz Boochani

Take Me to a Beautiful Place

Economic model and global migrations

Pau Baizán and Giorgos Kallis in conversation

Social and cultural conflict

Paula Casal and Victoria Reyes in conversation

Reinhabiting the Earth

Ricard Solé and Patrizia Ziveri in conversation

Understanding and Preventing Suicide

Round table with Aina Fernández Vidal, Salvador Simó and Cristian Segura