Jisha Elizabeth is an Indian (Malayali) environment /development/ investigative journalist. She is a senior sub-editor with a Malayalam language newspaper called 'Madhyamam'. She has been a journalist since 2007. She is also a vlogger, Media Trainer, Teacher, Traveller, Photographer, Right To Information activist and Podcaster.
She writes about various subjects - from the environment to corporate corruption, women & children to coastal refugees, health and education to climate change.
She currently works on the news desk where she edits news, assigns leads to reporters, and undertakes pagination.
She has received several awards, including:
- Kerala government’s Dr. Ambedkar Media Award in 2009
- Leela Menon Woman Journalist Award from the Ernakulam Press Club
- National Foundation for India fellowship in 2012
- Kerala Media Academy Fellowship
- Green reporter award of Kerala State Biodiversity Board
- Swami Vivekananda Youth Award of Kerala State Youth Welfare Board
- India Press Club of North America’s Budding Journalist Award
- Earth Journalism Network's Asia- pacific Media fellowship.