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Nikolai Atefie

My name is Nikolai Atefie, a Journalist based in central Sweden (right inbetween Stockholm, Gothenburg and Olso). In 2017 I was named one of the top 10 Journalists under the age of 25, in 2020 I was named one of the top 30 under 30. I have a BA degree in Migration studies and studied some agricultural sciences and pharmaceutical topics. My work focuses mainly around the areas of migration, right wing movements, Scandinavia and food/agriculture.

I am a contributor to Germany's national broadcaster ZDF and Austria's ORF, I also have been working for BBC, ARTE and Swedish Radio amongst others. I also work on long time investigative research projects for DOSSIER.

I do radio, tv and print journalism, am comfortable in reporting in English, German (mother tongue) and Swedish (German accent).

I can be reached at 0046761913751

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ZDF investigative documentary on corruption with EU money on Czech Republic, Romania and Hungary. I was the producer of the film.


I produced a 15 min feature about xenophobia in Austria for BBC's current affairs show EORPA


Report for ARTE Journal on the withdrawal of the Austrian vice-chancellor


Live stand up for German News Channel Phoenix during the refugee crisis

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