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Serusha G.

South Africa

$600 - $3500 / Day

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Top Services

  • On-Air Reporter / Host

  • Reporter / Journalist

  • News Shooter / Video Journalist

Equipment

Video

  • Full HD video camera
  • Multiple cameras
  • DSLR or equivalent

Audio

  • External recorder
  • Shotgun mic

Miscellaneous

  • Lighting kit

About Serusha

Serusha Govender is a broadcast journalist, foreign correspondent, multimedia producer, writer and photographer currently based in Southern Africa. Best known for her work as a television news correspondent, producer and writer Serusha has covered stories in more than twenty countries over five continents reporting on political coups, violent conflict, trafficking, disease outbreaks, environment crises, health issues, science and innovation as well as from the front lines of major conflicts and natural disasters. She is also one of the few journalists to have reported on clean energy issues and the nuclear debate from deep inside the Chernobyl exclusion zone in the Ukraine. Her feature work has appeared in publications including CNNHealth.com, eNews Channel Africa, Huffington Post, AfroBeat Radio, Africa.com, RealHealth Magazine, IPS Africa, The Daily Meal, and Applause Africa. She has been featured on CNN International, NPR, Mix 102.3 (Australia), SABC News Radio, Arise America, ABCNews.com, and FoxNews.com. Serusha reports regularly for Channel News Asia, TRUE Africa, GOOD magazine and VOA News. Serusha also sits on the steering committee of a specialized team under the World Federation of Science Journalists working to improve health communication in communities across Africa affected by infectious diseases like Ebola and Yellow Fever. In addition, she is a Robert Wood Johnson fellow, a CNN International Journalist fellow (CJF), an IWMF fellow, a Carnegie Foundation grantee and a Reuters-Oxford fellow (RISJ).

Top Projects

  • ENCA - Kruger National Park Rangers on Maneuvers to Catch Poachers

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Video Editor - News
    • TV News Producer
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • On-Air Reporter / Host

    Rhino poaching in South Africa is rampant, bloody and potentially threatening the future of the species. The Kruger National Park is home to 80 percent of the country's rhino herds and suffers some of the worst poaching attacks. In this piece we go out with KNP rangers on their anti-poaching maneuvers and see how the relocated an adult rhino bull from the reserve to a sanctuary.

  • ENCA - Poison rhino horns and dye them pink

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Video Editor - News
    • Field Producer
    • TV News Producer
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • On-Air Reporter / Host

    Conservation is constantly reinventing itself to keep pace with growing threats of poaching and wildlife trafficking. In Africa spiraling rhino poaching has spawned some interesting disruptive innovation; here scientist and life-long conservationist Lorinda Hern demonstrates a new method that could potentially discourage poachers from targeting these treated rhinos altogether, with a non-lethal

  • ENCA - Using technology as a gateway to discovering out ancient past

    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • TV News Producer
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • On-Air Reporter / Host

    Using new technology to investigate the world's oldest fossils in the Cradle of Humankind, South Africa. The famous Karabo child fossil was discovered by accident using technology - we look at how it happened. Exploring the Sedibe/ Karabo fossil using a CAT scan, and building a platform using virtual technology, scientists are finding a way to discover more and share it with the world.

  • ENCA - Our Dry Planet: Africa's water innovation potential

    • Documentary DP
    • News Shooter / Video Journalist
    • Video Editor - News
    • TV News Producer
    • Reporter / Journalist
    • On-Air Reporter / Host

All Services

Pre-Production

  • Fixer
  • Production Company

Production Support

  • Editorial Photographer / Photojournalist
  • Field Producer
  • TV News Producer
  • Production Assistant
  • On-Air Reporter / Host
  • Commercial DP
  • Documentary DP
  • Mobile Journalist / Livestreamer
  • News Shooter / Video Journalist
  • Reporter / Journalist

Post-Production

  • Video Editor - Commercial
  • Video Editor - Documentary
  • Video Editor - News

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