Tabea Grzeszyk is co-founder and CEO of Hostwriter.org, a journalism platform that connects over 3,200 colleagues from 126 countries for cross-border collaborations. Since 2009, Tabea has been working as a freelance journalist, editor and book critic for the German National Radio (Deutschlandfunk Kultur). She has published numerous radio features and television reports mainly from abroad (Algeria, Brazil, China, Congo, Egpyt, Tunisia, among others). Tabea is alumna of the Vocer Innovation medialab (2013) and an IJP Middle East Fellow in Beirut/Lebanon (2013) where she worked for the Lebanese Daily L’Orient Le Jour. She participated in the Bosch programs Tandem Europe (2016) and Border Crossers (2017). In addition to her journalism practice, Tabea teaches International Journalism as an external lecturer at the Hannover University of Applied Sciences and Arts.