Anja Krieger

Anja Krieger

Berlin, Germany


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Anja Krieger

Anja Krieger is a journalist based in Berlin, Germany.

She reports for German public radio, print and online media, on environment, tech, and society. In 2015-16, Anja was a Knight Science Journalism Fellow at MIT.

Publications in German: 
Deutschlandradio Kultur, Deutschlandfunk, DRadio Wissen, hr2, radiobremen, WDR5, DIE ZEIT, die Tageszeitung, taz

Publications in English: 
Earth Journalism Network, Ensia, Vox, GreenBiz, Nature (Outlook)

Fixer/Assistant or Co-author: 
IPS News, RTCC – Responding to Climate Change, MacLean’s Magazine

Awards: 
UMSICHT Science Award 2015 
Shortlist Holtzbrinck Award for Science Journalism 2014
HostwriterPrize 2014, with the Climate News Mosaic

Education:
German Diploma in Cultural Sciences (Master’s equivalent) with honors, European University Viadrina in Frankfurt (Oder) 
Studies abroad: University of Salamanca, Spain, University of California in Berkeley

– organizes interviews in Germany
– interpret German-English and vice versa
– helps with logistics in Berlin/Germany

Speaks English fluently, Spanish decently, barely French. 
IELTS score (2015) is 8.5: Very good to expert user

SKILLS

 
German English Spanish

Audio

PRI's The World: A glimpse inside a defunct East German nuclear plant — and what it says about the future of energy in Europe


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Audio

Radio phoner (German) for Dradio Wissen on the sustainability of bioplastics. Translation: http://anjakrieger.com/2012/04/04/translation-live-radio-talk-on-bioplastics/


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Audio

German radio report for Deutschlandfunk on a new study on microplastics in the deep sea. Translation: http://anjakrieger.com/2014/12/22/deepsea-microplastics/


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https://vimeo.com/131793999

Portrait of a young muslim woman in Berlin who discovered boxing is her passion. Subtitles in English available on Vimeo. A collaboration with photographer Marlene Pfau.


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Audio interview with pilots Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg, who built a solar airplane and flew around the world. The interview was recorded before their departure, and sound bites were used for reports broadcast by the Deutschlandradios.


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http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v537/n7618_supp/full/537S12a.html

Equality or Excellence? This article for the Nature Outlook supplement explores the German "Excellence Strategy" and its effects on German science and universities.


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Article on technology to tackle ocean plastic for the Future Oceans project (Earth Journalism Network), published by Ensia, re-published by Vox, GreenBiz, BusinessInsider and others. 2016 Ensia "Best of Year"


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