Multi-skilled freelance Video Journalist based in London and Islamabad with over 15 years experience of radio and TV news. Worked for BBC News, ITN, GlobalPost, Channel NewsAsia and reported live for CBS, ABC, Huffington Post, RTÉ and LBC radio.


Reports, shoots, edits and produces news stories and features in an original, accessible and informative way. Proven editorial judgement with a broad range of contacts. Speaks Urdu and possesses a Pakistan ID card. HEFAT trained. Has own production company in Pakistan, AKS Films, with state of the art HD cameras and editing equipment. Clients include UNAIDS and UNDP.


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Almeena is a multi-skilled freelance Video Journalist.


Oct 1997- June 2000 BA (Hons) Social and Political Sciences, Cambridge University, 2:1


Sept 2002- June 2003, Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism, Cardiff University, sponsored by BBC Network News


ENPS, iNews, Final Cut Pro 7 and X, Q-Cut, Jupiter, Sony Z1 & Canon XF100 cameras





Some of my recent work is shown below


Interviewed by students involved in the innovative Pakistan Calling project run by The RSA/The Samosa


Interviewed for BBC World Service Radio Fifth Floor programme about covering the recent General Election in Karachi





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