Hostwriter helps journalists to easily collaborate across borders.
Use the Hostwriter network to get help quickly and make contacts in areas and organizations you have no current links to.
Search Hostwriter to find colleagues to work with across the world, or on your doorstep, with expertise you need and interests you share.
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Hostwriter Ambassador Priscila Pacheco Interviewed by Portal Imprensa
Hostwriter’s Ambassador Priscila Pacheco was recently interviewed by Portal Imprensa, talking about the importance of solutions journalism in Brazil. In the interview, Priscila offers tips for students and journalists interested in the topic of solutions journalism. “ Quando pensar em… Continue Reading →
Hostwriter Featured in Story on WDR 5
WDR 5 reporter Dieter Wulf visited the Hostwriter office for this report on the organization. “Über Landes- und kulturelle Grenzen hinweg Journalisten zusammenbringen, die dann gemeinsam recherchieren und Geschichten schreiben. Das ist kurz gefasst die Idee der Online Plattform Hostwriter…. Continue Reading →
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Founded by journalists who built up a platform for collaborative journalism
Co-founder Tabea works for the German National Radio programme DLF Kultur.Send Mail
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Bernadette Geyer is a freelance writer, editor, and translator with a background in marketing.Send Mail
Katja is a freelance web developer and a member of 'Reinblau' in Berlin.Send Mail
Zahra Salah Uddin
Zahra is an Erasmus Mundus Alumna and a freelance journalist interested in cultural reporting.Send Mail
Andy is a freelance graphic designer with a focus on branding and user experience.Send Mail
Christina is a freelance writer and editor interested in travel and migration.Send Mail
Stefanie is a freelance accountant and a social scientist with a focus on education and discrimination.Send Mail
Mariana is a Colombia-based journalist reporting on conflict and peace-building practices.Send Mail
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- Search the network to find colleagues around the world
- Ask for local advice
- Find experts who share your interests
- Get a couch to stay on
- Cross-border cooperation among journalists