Adèle Humbert

Adèle H., sounds hunter & storyteller

Adele Humbert is a journalist and podcast producer based in Paris. She is the cofounder of Insider Podcast, the first investigative podcast production company in France.

After her graduation at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism, she worked at the Medill Justice Project, a center of investigative journalism, where she investigated potential wrongful convictions. She produced "Shaken", an award-winning audio piece that delves into shaken-baby syndrome case of teenage mother in Michigan. Shaken was awarded ‘best single episode podcast’ at the 2017 EPPY Awards and at the Lisagor Awards ceremonies.

Back to France, she investigated the “Paradise Papers” at Radio France in collaboration with the International Consortium of investigative journalists. She co-produced “The Little returnees”, with Emilie Denètre, a three-episode investigative podcast on French children taken to Syria by their radicalised parents. The podcast was awarded ‘Best podcast of the year’ at the 2018 French-German Award ceremony and nominated at the Prix Europa and Prix Longueur d’Ondes 2018.

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