My name is Sehrish Shaban and I am going to be leading the video module for Voices of Our Future.
A little bit about myself- I am a journalist, documentary filmmaker, media trainer and consultant. I have been part of the multimedia journalism revolution since 2005 when I started my career at Washington Post Newsweek Interactive. Since then, I have reported and produced content for washingtonpost.com, PBS NewsHour and NYTimes.com, Geo Television, DawnNews, Doordarshan amongst other international media outlets. Most recently I was producing video as part of the launch team for an award wining multimedia business news site at Thomson Reuters in New York. As a media trainer and consultant I have developed curriculum and trained journalists in investigative reporting, photojournalism and video production as well as in ethics and leadership. I also consult organizations in developing and implementing result oriented communication strategy. I have a B.A. in Foreign Affairs and Women’s Studies from the University of Virginia and a digital media production diploma from the New York Film Academy.
I currently live in Delhi with my husband Abhishek. grassroots media, South Asia, video for change Understanding and finding ways to improve my environment and society video, social media, media strategy, documentary, Pakistan, India
My Vision for the Future
For media to be an equilising tool around the world