Marianne de Nazareth
Marianne is A CleanBi contributor based in Bangalore, India
In 2004 she joined the Deccan Herald as Chief Sub Editor and went on in 2006 to do a Masters in Journalism ( Erasmus Mundus Masters in Journalism) funded by the EU to upgrade her journalism skills. She attended three Universities in the course- Denmark, Amsterdam and Wales, UK. which was an intensive, full time course for two years.
She came back to the Deccan Herald in 2008 and worked as Assistant Editor handling the Edit and the Op-Ed pages. However in a year she resigned in order spend her time educating young journalists in the Post Graduate Media Department of St. Joseph's College, COMMITS and Christ University as adjunct faculty.
She is also a media fellow with the UNFCCC, UNEP & the Robert Bosch Stiftung and travels the world covering Climate Change and its effects on biodiversity and the planet.
Writing still continues to be her first love but her focus has changed to Environmental Journalism and Gender Issues. She writes for a host of Indian and International publications, and is invited to attend Science Conferences across the globe throughout the year.
Marianne has just launched her children's book of stories called 'The One Eyed Ogre & Other stories.'