Va o matagi: climate journalism from the frontlines
Lagipoiva Dr Cherelle Jackson
Samoan journalist and host of The Guardian's 'An Impossible Choice' podcast
Lagipoiva Dr Cherelle Jackson, Samoan journalist and host of An Impossible Choice by The Guardian, shares her experience covering climate in the Pacific in the context of Australia’s complex relationship with the region.
‘Va o matagi’, which translates as ‘In between storms’, highlights the cultural nuances in reporting on the Pacific and the challenges in international journalism that ignores local voices and Pacific languages.