Event Reports

KAS-Seminar in Dubai

Young Journalists successful at Grimme Online Award

The participants of the Journalist's Academy in Dubai benefit from their experience. This year, three young journalists and former participants of the German-Arab Journalist's Academies won the Grimme Online Award 2010: Simon Kremer, Marc Röhlig and Jan Hendrik Hinzel (take part in December 2009 in Dubai).The Grimme Online Award is Germany's most important Internet Award.

The Journalist’s Academy started in December 2009 in cooperation with the KAS-Regional Program Gulf-States, located in Abu Dhabi, and the Journalists Association of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). 9 German journalists cooperated with 9 Arab journalists during a seminar to produce the intercultural magazin "Diwan".