Laura Wagenknecht



Laura Wagenknecht is a freelance producer and editor for film, print and online media based in Nairobi, Kenya. Her focus is on stories from Sudan about the crises, people’s lives and culture, in addition to EU politics in Sudan and Africa. She worked for the daily science program, Galileo (Pro Sieben, Germany), as well as for ZDF German public TV and Deutsche Welle. Her print and online articles got published in Germany, Austria and America. Laura did her Master of Science at the University of Bremen in marine geoscience, with a focus on climate change and geochemistry.

Funded project

Health In Times Of War

​In one of the most isolated places in Africa, the Nuba people have survived three decades of war. Using a multimedia approach the project will explore this conflict through the lens of a medical outpost.