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Joydeep Gupta

Biography

As Director of the Third Pole Project, run jointly by chinadialogue and Internews’ Earth Journalism Network, Joydeep Gupta writes and commissions articles on climate change, biodiversity, pollution and sustainable development for the bilingual environmental news website www.thethirdpole.net. He is a lead trainer at workshops for environmental journalists from South Asia and South-East Asia. Gupta covered the 1992 Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, UN climate summits in Bali, Poznan, Copenhagen, Cancun, Durban, and Paris and the biodiversity summit in Nagoya. He has reported for Indo-Asian News Service, The Statesman, The Sunday Observer and Sunday Mail, and is the Vice President of the Forum of Environmental Journalists in India. For his contributions to environmental journalism, Gupta won the 2012 Green Globe Award at the Delhi Sustainable Development Summit. Joydeep teaches Development Journalism to postgraduate students at Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi and holds a Masters in Environmental Economics and Environmental Management from the University of York (UK).

Area of Environmental Journalism Interest
Climate Change, Policy, Journalism Skills
Additional Areas of Environmental Journalism Interest
Water, Council of Partners,

Professional

City
New Delhi
Country
India
Occupation
Journalist
Job Title
South Asia Director
Media Type
('Multimedia',)
Organization Name
The Third Pole
Organization Website
thethirdpole.net
Language
Bengali, English, Hindi
Birth Year
1959
Gender
Male
Holds a passport valid?
True

Contact

Email
jgupta@internews.org, joydeep.gupta@thethirdpole.net
Personal URL
Phone Number
+91 98118 35976
Skype username
joydeepgupta1
Twitter username
@joydeepgupta
Timezone
Asia/Calcutta
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Other Communication Network User ID
Preferred Contact Method
E-Mail

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