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CIVIS Media Prize 2023

Selection committee

The jury members from left to right.

Prof. Dr. Hans Vorländer

Technical University Dresden | Director Centre for Constitutional and Democracy Research, Mercator Forum Migration and Democracy

Borhan Akid

WDR PG Current Affairs, Europe and Abroad | Editor

Anna-Sophia Richard

Author and Director

Alejandro Mathé

International Film School Cologne I Student (directing)

Ferdos Forudastan

CIVIS Media Foundation | Executive Director

Can Külahcigil

SRF Swiss Radio and Television | Editor CR Radio, News

Nadia S. Zaboura (Chair)

Communication scientist, Specialist presenter, Chair of the Grimme Jury for the German Radio Prize

Jascha Hannover

Florianfilm GmbH | Director & Creative Producer

Christina Gruber

Cologne School of Journalism | Head of Digital Training

Anna Albrecht

ARD aktuell, tagesschau online | Social Media Reporter, Presenter


The jury members from left to right.

Eva Deinert

BR | Digital Journalist and Innovation Manager, Program Directorate Information, Digital Developments and Social Media

Ali Samadi Ahadi

Regisseur und Drehbuchautor

Ferdos Forudastan

CIVIS Media Foundation | Executive Director

Bernd Knopf

Federal Anti-Discrimination Agency | Head Office of the Independent Commissioner for Anti-Discrimination

Konstanze Beyer

RTL2 Fernsehen | Editor-in-Chief and Head of Knowledge & Documentaries Editorial Department, from 01.01.2023 Editor-in-Chief and Programme Director Factual & Doku

Schiwa Schlei (Chair)

WDR | Head of >COSMO< Program, Head of ARD Partner Management

Igor Evgen Bergant

RTV Slovenia | TV Anchorman >ODMEVI<

Nele Dehnenkamp

Director & Documentary Filmmaker

Susanne Sturm

MDR | Head of Editorial Department Religion & Society

Nil Idil Çakmak

Digital Journalist and Format Developer

Michael Loeb

WDR mediagroup GmbH | Chief Executive Officer