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Ms. Zahra Nedjabat

Head Department of International Relations and Diversity at DW

Ms. Zahra Nedjabat is the head of the department International Relations and Diversity at Deutsche Welle (DW).

Zahra Nedjabat took over as Deutsche Welle’s head of international relations and diversity on November 1. In addition to establishing and fostering close relations with partners from the media and political realm, the position’s scope newly includes the company’s diversity management. This aims to promote diversity within DW as well as in representation of DW on platforms for intercultural dialogue.

Zahra Nedjabat studied comparative literature, Islamic studies, philosophy and history in Bonn and Paris. Before joining DW in 2018, she worked as an editor and PR project manager at berlinbrandenburg e.V. and as head of corporate communications and management consultant at TRIAD Berlin Projektgesellschaft mbH. Nedjabat gained journalistic experience at BBC World and RC 93.9 FM Paris. Since 2014 she organizes the Vienna International Christian-Islamic Summer University together with the University of Vienna.

Tuesday, 5.10.2021 17:45
Ring for Peace Ceremony ringforpeace

The Procession from the Inselhalle to the Luipoldpark will start at 17:30.
The Ceremony starts at 18:00.


Ms. Zahra Nedjabat, Deutsche Welle

Spoken Word Poetry

Christine Frischmuth, Poet from the City of Lindau

Peace Experiences – Calls for Action

Bishop Margot Kässmann, Former Chairperson, Evangelical Church of Germany Co-President, Religions for Peace
Grand-Mother Marie-Josée Rankin Tardif, President, Kina8at Together; Elder from the Anicinape (Algonquin) tradition and Grand-Father Dominique Rankin, Algonquin Hereditary Grand Chief Co-President, Religions for Peace
Grand-Father Dominique Rankin, Algonquin Hereditary Grand Chief, Co-President, Religions for Peace, Indigenous, Canada
Ms. Fatima Hallal, Junior Researcher, Hartford Seminary-Interreligious Relations; Member, International Youth Committee


Maestra Zhang Zhang, Violin

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