Manipadma Jena

Manipadma Jena writes on a range of climate change issues in Asia as a freelance contributor to the Thomson Reuters Foundation. She has covered international climate-related conferences in Islamabad, Chgwon, Yousu, Bangkok, Inner Mongolia and Hyderabad, and won the 2012 best media reporting award at the 2nd Asia-Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum in Bangkok. Previously she wrote extensively on development issues, including the environment, in Indian mainstream media and wrote a personal column in the Times of India personal column.