About 

    Flora Charner is a producer and multimedia journalist for CNN based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    In her role, Charner is responsible for producing reports and features for CNN International's platforms from Brazil and Latin America. Some of the major news coverages she has produced with CNN include Rio de Janeiro's preparations for the 2016 Summer Olympics, the Zika outbreak, the socioeconomic crisis in Venezuela and the impeachment process of President Dilma Rousseff.

    Before joining CNN, Charner held writer and producer roles at Al Jazeera English, America's Quarterly and Associated Press Television in Brazil and Washington D.C.

    Charner graduated Cum Laude from Emerson College with a B.S. in Broadcast Journalism, and holds an M.A. in Politics from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism.

    She is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.