The Path of Solidarity*

Text: Petra VrablicováPhotos: Tiago Bianchi Andrés Velásquez Schwarze is a Chilean journalist with German nationality, who came to Hamburg briefly 5 months ago. I met[…]

The Hostwriter Prize – we’re delighted to present the winners!

Dear Hostwriters, colleagues & friends, thanks to the Otto Sprenger foundation, we can award grants to each one of our finalists: €5.000 for the first[…]

The Hostwriter Prize, 3rd Place: “Some work some play. India’s working children unionists”

Gayatri Parameswaran (India) & Felix Gaedtke (Germany) “We first met the boys in 2012 when they were 11 years old. When we met them in[…]

The Hostwriter Prize, 5th Place: “25 Years Fall of the Wall”

Dagmar Gester (Germany) & Diana Ivanova (Bulgaria) “Since there weren’t any Bulgarian colleagues on hostwriter at the time, I had to track Diana Ivanova through[…]

Katharina Finke – “Global” Ambassador for Hostwriter

Katharina Finke is a German investigative journalist who is covering stories around the world. She works freelance as a “global correspondent” for print and online[…]

Hostwriter on DLF German radio – April 26th, 2014

“HOSTWRITER”: Recherchehilfe für Reportageprojekte im Ausland Von Bettina Köster Oft scheitern journalistische Ideen an finanziellen Mitteln, besonders wenn es um Recherchen im Ausland geht. Über[…]

Robert B. Fishman, Hostwriter Ambassador for Germany

Robert B. Fishman is a freelance journalist, author, photographer and trainer based in Bielefeld, Germany. He works for German radio stations such as Deutschlandfunk and print media[…]

Michael Stang, Hostwriter Ambassador for Germany & USA

Michael Stang has been working as a science reporter since 2005. Based in Cologne the best part of his work is done for different regional[…]

Juliane Metzker, Hostwriter Ambassador for Germany and Lebanon

Juliane Metzker works as a freelance print, online and videojournalist for Qantara. She covers stories in the Middle East and will move back to Beirut[…]