Speaker Bio – Subina Shrestha

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Subina Shrestha is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. From undercover reporting in Myanmar during cyclone Nargis, to investigating child slavery, and to covering Nepal’s earthquake and its aftermath, Subina has steered major news coverage, often as the only international broadcast  journalist on the scene; and told stories ofpeople whose lives have been affected by natural and human-made disasters. Her films have been broadcast in Al Jazeera, BBC, ITN, Arte and festivals around the world. She is currently a correspondent for Al Jazeera English.