Sahana Ghosh

Science journalist
Mongabay India

Sahana Ghosh is a science journalist with Mongabay India, the India bureau of the global news platform She switched gears from studying microbiology to practicing journalism in 2012 and now reports on biodiversity, climate change, environmental health and gender.

Sahana is an alumna of the U.S. Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (2019) and a former fellow of the Earth Journalism Network and Nature India Science Media. She’s currently a LEDE fellow with the Solutions Journalism Network (EJN), where’s working to produce a series of solutions-focused stories for the “Environment and Her” series she anchors for Mongabay India.

In 2018, Sahana received a grant from EJN’s Bay of Bengal project to produce a three-part series on the impact climate change was having on women in the Indian Sundarbans. You can read that series here.