DW is now cooperating with Channel 9, a Russian-language TV station with the widest reach outside Russia. This partnership will enable DW to reach a new international target group with a large number of programs.
As of Sunday, October 26, Deutsche Welle English radio programming for Africa will be broadcast in the mornings.
"Tito's Murder Squads - The Killing of Yugoslav Exiles in Germany" - a documentary on the probably longest series of unsolved murders in postwar Germany will be broadcast worldwide on DW television starting October 16.
"What holds you back" - that question is the starting point for Life Links. Young people around the world represent both the target audience and protagonists for DW's new documentary-style format.
Christoph Jumpelt (56) is Deutsche Welle's new spokesperson and head of corporate communications. On October 1, 2014 he took over from Dr. Johannes Hoffmann, who became head of general management at DW on July 1.
Deutsche Welle's journalism traineeship has been thoroughly redesigned and is now targeted at multilingual aspiring journalists who feel at home in a variety of cultures.
Deutsche Welle sees the need for reliable information on the current conflicts in "Game of Thrones." Users worldwide have also been called upon to help DW develop "Valyrian" and "Dothraki" as official DW languages.