Roberto Rosendo Ríos Vargas
Mexico City, Mexico

Nathalie Alyon
Tel Aviv, Israel

Vjollca Hajdari
Berlin, Germany

Amine Belghazi
Casablanca, Morocco

Sam Israelyan
Yerevan, Armenia

Ani Menua
Berlin, Germany

Caroline von Eichhorn
Munich, Germany

Leslie Fornero
Orléans, France

Rameez Makhdoomi
Srinagar, India

Francis Taky
Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Seda Niğbolu
Berlin, Germany

Moritz Altenried
Berlin, Germany

Xhelal Neziri
Tetovo, Macedonia

Moses März
Berlin, Germany

Silvia Giannelli
Milano, Italy

Güzin Kar
Zürich, Switzerland

Wolfgang Mayer
Berlin, Germany

Christoph Behrens
Munich, Germany

Ray Mwareya
Westonaria, South Africa

Abduvakhid Suleymanov
Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Christoph Peters
Berlin, Germany

Jawad Rahimi
Herāt, Afghanistan

Bernhard Odehnal
Vienna, Austria

Matthew Licht
Florence, Italy

Victor Cozmei
Bucharest, Romania

Hrant Galstyan
Yerevan, Armenia

Hanna Israel
Berlin, Germany

Serbeze Haxhiaj-Isufi
Pristina, Kosovo

Hanne Bohmhammel
Berlin, Germany

Stefan Egli
Luzern, Switzerland

Moath Freihat
Amman, Jordan

Isabel Uribe
Mexico City, Mexico

Soraya Adny
Casablanca, Morocco

Yermi Brenner
Berlin, Germany

Amir Ali
Zürich, Switzerland

Lu Yang
Shanghai, China

Mohammad Al Kazaz
Cairo, Egypt

Grisha Balasanyan
Yerevan, Armenia

Mexico City, Mexico

Roberto Rosendo Ríos Vargas
Roberto Rosendo Ríos Vargas es reportero, cronista, escritor y especialista en lucha libre.
 ecosdeunagranciudad.blogspot.mx     @ROBERTDELRI0  



Falda, medias y tacones

Tel Aviv, Israel

Nathalie Alyon
Nathalie Alyon is a Turkish writer and editor, living in Tel Aviv. She worked as associate editor of the Journal of Levantine Studies and coordinator of the Israeli Network of the Anna Lindh Foundation for Intercultural Dialogue. Follow her blog on intercultural living and travel at www.packthestory.com
 packthestory.com     @nathaliealyon  



Istanbul’s urban regeneration

Berlin, Germany

Vjollca Hajdari
Vjollca Hajdari was born in Mitrovica, Kosovo. She writes for Albanian media as well as for German and international press. She has recently contributed to ARD, ZDF, RBB, Deutsche Welle and Berliner Zeitung among others.



Illegale Flucht als letzter Ausweg

Casablanca, Morocco

Amine Belghazi
Journalist at Médias 24 since April and at Telquel



"In Morocco, There’s a Lot More Left to Do"

Yerevan, Armenia

Sam Israelyan
Sam Israelian has DPhil of Physics. He is also interested in global politics, peace building and reconciliation processes in South Caucasus.



Armenia: US-Elections are more important than our own

Berlin, Germany

Ani Menua
Ani Menua ist im armenischen Jerevan geboren, den Großteil ihrer Kindheit verbrachte sie in Moskau. Seit frühster Jugend lebt sie in Deutschland. Bereits während des Studiums der Philosophie, Komparatistik und Slavistik, das sie 2011 mit Magistra Artium abschloss, hat sie sich entschieden, all ihre Bemühungen der Verbindung des Wissens zu widmen, das sie aus den drei Kulturen bezieht. Der Gegenstand ihrer Arbeit sind der Mensch und im weitesten Sinne die Theorie des Schönen. Ihr Ziel ist es mit allen ihr zur Verfügung stehenden Mitteln zu versuchen, den Menschen zu verstehen und insbesondere herauszufinden wie und warum er ist und wie sich das Menschsein ertragen lässt. Im Augenblick arbeitet sie an der Übersetzung einer altarmenischen philоsophischen Schrift.



Eine Ode vom Leben und dem Tode

Munich, Germany

Caroline von Eichhorn
Caroline von Eichhorn works as a freelance journalist, author and designer in Munich, Germany. She studied art and political science at Goldsmith University in London, Great Britain, and mainly works for Bayrischer Rundfunk and Süddeutsche Zeitung.



Heavy Metal: Too Loud For China

Orléans, France

Leslie Fornero
Leslie Fornero is a native French speaker and has lived in Berlin, Germany, since 2008. She studied European Politics at the Institute for Political Studies in Strasbourg, France, and at the European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder), Germany. She currently works as a freelancer for a radio about the perception of European politics at the local level. She also works as a freelance translator. She proofreads French papers for InPerspective.



Du harcèlement sexiste au pays des droits de l'homme

Srinagar, India

Rameez Makhdoomi
Kameez Makhdoomi is a journalist and gender justice activist. He writes for prestigious news outlets and magazines like News Kashmir Magazine, Only Kashmir etc. on humanity issues.
  @rameezmakhdoomi  



Sexism, Female infanticide and patriarchy

Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Francis Taky
Francis Taky is a journalist from Abidjan, Ivory Coast. He writes for the satirical magazine “L'Éléphant déchaîné.” He published his first book “SansDessousDessus” in 2015.



Côte d’Ivoire – La corruption, une pratique à la peau dure ! Les ivoiriens n’attend pas beaucoup du scrutin! Chasse aux immigrés africains Quand les espoirs s’effondrent...

Berlin, Germany

Seda Niğbolu
Seda Niğbolu works as a freelance culture journalist, translator and radiobroadcaster. She’s originally from Istanbul, Turkey and writes about music, contemporary art, pop culture and subcultures for German and Turkish media including "Zitty", "skug" and "Art Unlimited".
  @sedanigbolu  



The streets full of mystery

Berlin, Germany

Moritz Altenried
Moritz Altenried is a PhD student in political economy of the digital at the Goldsmiths University of London. He also writes for several magazines.



CrowdWorking: Exploitation on the Web

Tetovo, Macedonia

Xhelal Neziri
Xhelal Neziri is an experienced investigative reporter and analyst at BIRC. Since 2008, he has been representing the Danish SCOOP project in Macedonia, coordinating national and transnational investigative stories.
  @xhelal_neziri  



Sahara in Macedonia US-Elections: Polarization in the Balkans The “amazons” of hope in the “wild” Balkans Traffickers’ kingdom

Berlin, Germany

Moses März
Moses März is a PhD student at the Center for African Studies at the University of Cape Town.



Hatfield Street III Hatfield Street II Hatfield Street

Milano, Italy

Silvia Giannelli
Silvia Giannelli is an Italian journalist. She writes for several international outlets and Italian dailies, mainly covering environmental and human rights stories. She is also a member of the collaborative project “Climate News Mosaic” and hence a “true believer in the great potential of collaborative journalism”.



Far away, so close

Zürich, Switzerland

Güzin Kar
Güzin Kar ist Autorin und Regisseurin. Sie ist in der Türkei geboren und lebt seit ihrem fünften Lebensjahr in der Schweiz.
 guzin.ch  



Die verbotene Frau

Berlin, Germany

Wolfgang Mayer
Wolfgang Mayer is part of Discoteca Flaming Star (DSF), an interdisciplinary collaborative art group that uses songs and other forms of oral expression, understanding them as a personal response to historical events and social and political facts. DFS present wonderful songs of love, consumption, fervour and feminism, carpets that help to cross burning bridges, fragile essays as drawings, and things that go together even though they shouldn’t...
  @DiscotecaFS  



Raft of Corpses

Artist
Munich, Germany

Christoph Behrens
Christoph Behrens is a freelance science journalist from Munich, Germany. He mainly works for Süddeutsche Zeitung, SZ.de and the magazine nature. His focus is on big data science, security research, Artificial Intelligence, energy and environmental issues.



Heavy Metal: Too Loud For China

Westonaria, South Africa

Ray Mwareya
Ray Mwareya is the editor of Women Taboos Radio, Southern Africa coordinator for inperspective.media and winner of the 2016 United Nations Correspondents Association Media Award. Ray's work has been published in the London Guardian, the New York Times and dozens others.
  @rmwareya  



Swaziland’s Pangolins corruptly smuggled

Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Abduvakhid Suleymanov
Абдувахид Сулейманов, 34 года, Ташкента/Узбекистан, изучал немецкий в качестве иностранного языка в Ташкенте и Лейпциге, затем конфликтологию в Магдебурге. Работал в ГИЦ координатором проекта. В данный момент работает в Гёте-институте и отвечает за взаимодействие с общественность и прессой. Публиковал свои статьи в газете „Talwärts“ в Вуппертале, в русско-немецкой еженедельной газете Центральной Азии DAZ и в журнале американской торгово-промышленной палаты „AMCHAM“.



Моя улица – моя махалля

Berlin, Germany

Christoph Peters
Christoph Peters works as trainer, lecturer and journalist in Berlin and Leipzig, Germany, and in Cochabamba, Bolivia.



Mit kleinen Schritten aus der Armut

Herāt, Afghanistan

Jawad Rahimi
Jawad Rahimi started his journalistic activities in 2012 as a writer for "Chekad TV", a channel based in Herat city, west Afghanistan. In 2013 he started to work as a freelance journalist and reporter for the "Tahlile rooz news website, the radio "zamaneh news" and the" Roji kurd news website". He is focused on human rights issues. At the momemt he is working as news chief editor at Chekad TV. channel.



افغانستان کشوری مبتلا به سرطان فساد اداری

Vienna, Austria

Bernhard Odehnal
Bernhard Odehnal is a journalist and author with a regional focus on Eastern Europe. He is a correspondent for the Swiss journal "Tagesanzeiger".
  @BernhardOdehnal  



Return to hopelessness

Florence, Italy

Matthew Licht
Matthew Licht is a fiction writer, formerly employed by the New York Times. His first journalistic experience was in Palermo, at the long-defunct afternoon newspaper “L'Ora di Palermo” during one of the bloodiest wars between Mafia families in history. His collections of short stories “The Moose Show and Justine, Joe & the Zen Garbageman” ( 2007 and 2014, Salt Pubs.) were nominated for the Frank O’Connor Prize. His novel “The Withering Fire” was published by Speider & Fisch in 2015. When not writing, he’s usually on a bicycle.



Vodka Deodorant

Artist
Bucharest, Romania

Victor Cozmei
Victor Cozmei is an online media reporter working at HotNews.ro, one of the biggest and oldest news websites in Romania, since 2008. He is interested in infrastructure, data journalism, interactive and investigative journalism and filming/editing video documentaries.
  @VicAlexandru  



Bedroom-neighbourhoods When Westerners establish in Romania

Yerevan, Armenia

Hrant Galstyan
Hrant Galystan works at Hetq.am, a media outlet founded by Investigative Journalists of Armenia. His fields of interest are social life, culture and high technologies.
  @HrantGalstian  



Syrian-Armenians: A never predicted return

Berlin, Germany

Hanna Israel
Hanna Israel ist Redakteurin bei Anne Will und Gründerin von InPerspective.
  @HannaIsrael  



"Sexismus fängt beim ersten dummen Witz an"

Pristina, Kosovo

Serbeze Haxhiaj-Isufi
Serbeze Haxhiaj-Isufi is an investigative journalist.



Escape from poverty

Berlin, Germany

Hanne Bohmhammel
Hanne Bohmhammel ist Gründerin von InPerspective und Redakteurin. Aktuell macht sie ein Volontariat an der Electronic Media School in Potsdam.
  @hbohmhammel  



"Sexismus fängt beim ersten dummen Witz an"

Luzern, Switzerland

Stefan Egli
Stefan Egli received a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Geneva and wrote his thesis about migration. He runs his own blog in German and publishes on the “forausblog.”
  @Stef_Egli  



Die „homogene Gesellschaft“ als Illusion

Amman, Jordan

Moath Freihat
Moath Freihat is an investigative journalist.
  @Mfreihat1  



Syrian business in Jordan

Mexico City, Mexico

Isabel Uribe
Desarrolla su labor periodística desde hace ocho años en el Congreso mexicano, tanto en la Cámara de Diputados como en el Senado. En el noticiero del Congreso, esta reportera asignada a temas internacionales. Ha sido profesora de periodismo, cine y radio. En la actualidad estudia el master en periodismo político.
  @Isa_Uribe  



Como la corrupción domina a Mexico Donald Trump y su guerra contra los mexicanos El estado de miedo en el periodismo mexicano

Casablanca, Morocco

Soraya Adny
Soraya Adny lives and works as a journalist in Casablanca (Marokko).



Maroc: Les élections américaines fascinent

Berlin, Germany

Yermi Brenner
Yermi Brenner is a graduate of the Columbia University School of Journalism in New York and is based in Berlin, Germany. He is reporting on international affairs and migration-integration issues.



Far away, so close

Zürich, Switzerland

Amir Ali
Amir Ali is co-editor of the Swiss street magazine "Surprise" and works as a freelance reporter with a focus on migration and the Middle East. A selection of his work can be found on www.reporter.li
  @journ_ali  



Eine Frage der Ehre Im Wald gestrandet

Shanghai, China

Lu Yang
Lu Yang is a journalist from Shanghai, China. He is interested in the life of underclass people, e.g. the farmers of rural areas, migrant workers and other severe and realistic social problems.



Heavy Metal: Too Loud For China

Cairo, Egypt

Mohammad Al Kazaz
Mohammad Al Kazaz is the chairperson of the department of investigative journalism at Al-Ahram. He has published several investigative reports, including articles exposing cross-border journeys of migrants in Egypt and in Italy. He is also involved in media training and development.



Egypt-Italy death voyages

Yerevan, Armenia

Grisha Balasanyan
Grisha has been working as a journalist since 2005. In 2009 he joined „Investigative Journalists“ NGO where he is currently working now, covering the work of the parliament, the assets of high-ranking officials and legal issues.



Anti-Corruption Campaign: Fighting with Paper Swords