Vinodh Pillai

Freelance Journalist and Writer in Malaysia

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📌 Freelance and independent journalist with interests in Malaysian current affairs, politics, health, lifestyle stories and the lived realities of LGBT folks and sex workers.

📌 Media monitor, community media coordinator and communications manager for the Centre for Independent Journalism (CIJ), a freedom of expression and media freedom watchdog NGO based in Kuala Lumpur.

📌 Former political and breaking news junior news reporter with several leading online portals in Malaysia, including Malaysiakini and Free Malaysia Today. Briefly attached with Galen Centre for Health and Social Policy-linked health editorial, CodeBlue, as a health reporter.

📌 A young, ambitious, multitalented and tenacious trailblazer with a successful track record. A proven asset to any organization that had him on board.

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  • Work
    • CodeBlue; FMT; Malaysiakini
  • Education
    • International University of Malaya-Wales (IUMW)
    • Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus