We are a non-profit network connecting journalists around the world
Use the hostwriter network to get help quickly and make contacts in areas and organisations 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.
Over half of hostwriter's members also offer their couch. Travel more for work and stay with a hostwriter journalist for free.
3337 journalists from 126 countries worldwide
Founded by journalists who built up a platform for collaborative journalism
Co-founder Tabea mainly works for the German National Radio programme (DLF Kultur).
Olalla Tunas Martínez
Olalla is a freelance journalist and writer with an Erasmus Mundus master degree.
Co-founder Tamara is a Parliament correspondent for the ARD news programme.
Felix is a freelance journalist and producer for the BBC.
Katja is a freelance web developer and a member of 'Reinblau' in Berlin.
Andy is a freelance graphic designer with a focus on branding and user experience.
Become a hostwriter
- 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