Meet Nithin

Nithin Coca is an Asia-focused freelance journalist covering environment, human rights, and politics issues across the region.

As Seen In

Nithin’s feature and investigative articles have appeared in numerous major media outlets and regional publications. They have also been translated into Dutch, French, Spanish, Chinese, Indonesian and Japanese

Latest Articles

China Is Exporting Its Anti-Muslim Strategy to India

Oct 2019. Muslims in Kashmir may find themselves in a Xinjiang-style dystopia thanks to Chinese technology and Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalism.

New toolkit aims to inform and empower Rural Electric Cooperative member-owners

Sept 2019. Did you know there’s a coop sector in the US that counts 42 million member-owners & provides services which cover 56% of the country?

Mindworks is shifting how Greenpeace thinks about campaigning

Aug 2019. To nurture internal buy-in toward designing mindset change campaigns, Mindworks has created trainings that put local leaders in the driver’s seat.

She Bilked Japan’s Banks in the Run-Up to the Lost Decade

Aug 2019. The story of the Dark Lady of Osaka encapsulates the excesses and absurdity of Japan’s bubble era.


Asia Undercovered


Understand Asia. Nithin Coca's weekly roundup of the news, memes, trends, and people changing the continent.




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