Viktorija Mickute

Producer, Al Jazeera Contrast VR

Biography

Viktorija Mickute is a Lithuanian journalist, currently working as a senior producer at Al Jazeera Contrast, an immersive media studio at Al Jazeera Digital. Before joining AJ Contrast, she hosted a social media live TV show at Lithuanian National Television. A recipient of a Fulbright scholarship, Viktorija has extensive international reporting and documentary filmmaking experience. She covered many international events and crises, such as Syrian refugee camps in Turkey, Brussels terror attacks, and Rohingya refugee crisis in Bangladesh. Viktorija is driven by her interest in identity issues, conflicts and their impact on people’s lives, and climate and environmental justice issues. As a visual storyteller, Viktorija is always looking for new and innovative ways to tell authentic and powerful stories, thus pushing limits of journalism.

7 October 2019

A New Era for Climate Change Reporting