Talks & mentoring
Disha has been a speaker on a UN panel to commemorate the World Press Day (2021). She has delivered talks at organizations like Khoj Studios, ATREE, TERI and WRI-India elaborating on her experiences as a journalist reporting on health and environmental issues in India.
She has also delivered talks to post-graduate students at Hyderabad University, Asian College of Journalism (ACJ) in Chennai and the Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media (IIJNM) in Bengaluru - among India's top journalism institutes.
In the US Disha has spoken to students at Columbia University's Journalism School and Richmond University.
Disha has spoken to school students in South Africa and Georgia about her reporting project on climate change for IndiaSpend as part of outreach activity on behalf of the Pulitzer Center. She has also mentored a student reporting fellow for Pulitzer Center in 2019.