Head of Eurasia division
Blog about quality journalism in the digital age with a focus on journalists working in developing and emerging countries.
Although Germany and China have strong economic ties, their media reports on each other can leave something to be desired. On a recent trip to China, German journalists got a new perspective on this growing world power.
For the first time since the country began its rash political transition, the Myanmar Journalism Institute (MJI) will be offering a professional training program for journalists – with support from DW Akademie.
Whether it's floods, soil erosion or storm damage, the Pacific Islands are particularly susceptible to climate change. Reporting effectively on its impact was the focus of a DW Akademie workshop for regional journalists.
Germany's Federal President Joachim Gauck has praised DW Akademie's efforts to set up a much-needed journalism school in Myanmar. He referred to the project in a speech given this week at Yangon University.
More than two years ago DW Akademie began training producers of kids' and youth TV programs at Afghanistan's state broadcaster, RTA. Forough Hossein Pour is a trainer in the long-term workshop series, "Learning is fun!"