Multimedia Environmental Journalist @dailytimespak | @StateIVLP alum| Portfolio: amarguriro.com

Read Full Bio →

Biography

Amar Guriro (Urdu امر گرڑو )

Amar Guriro is an environmental freelance journalist and a professional fixer based in Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan.

Amar is also alumni of the International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), the U.S. Department of State’s premier professional exchange program.

Guriro co...

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@amarguriro — 7,268 followers, 13,834 tweets

Oct 21, 2017

Coal-fired power plants are becoming obsolete across the world, but #Pakistan is constructing new #coal based plants https://t.co/PNMYx05qkn https://t.co/4Xs0uXqfAU

Oct 21, 2017

RT @UNICEF: Five countries accounted for half of all newborn deaths. New report →  http://uni.cf/2y6kpKy  #foreverychild, hea…

Oct 20, 2017

دشت و صحرا میں ایسا لگتا ہے موج پیاسی ہے اپنے دریا میں #Poetry #UrduPoetry #PoetryHour

Oct 20, 2017

RT @MsBodhiTree: Report says she was due to give evidence on missing Indian Hamid Ansari when whisked away. Held 2 yrs Af-Pak border…

Show More

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

Yes, I worked as editor for UniMag, a university publication

What story are you most proud of writing or working on?

Karachi’s catastrophic pollution of the sea is killing fish and threatening livelihoods. With untreated waste flows into the sea and the dang