I'm a journalist and editor from the Maldives
An eclectic body of work etched across one unfolding journey
News Writing and Production
UX Writing and Copywriting
Editing and Proofreading
Translating and Transcribing
Journalism Training and Communications Consulting
Worked in various segments of the media industry for over a decade - building newsrooms and reporting in the field, teaching journalism classes across the archipelago. These days I work freelance for local and international outlets, including as a contributing editor for the Times of Addu. Past stint as Managing Editor at The Edition. In 2020, founded a non-profit called Covering Environment to support reporting on eco issues across SIDS like the Maldives through mentorship and networking.
“Rule one, you have to write. If you don't write, nothing will happen”.