Some highlights on recent, published, commissioned works
A joint 2019 filmmaking and photography project on Land Degradation Neutrality with Themenbuero, UNCCD, GIZ and BMZ, which also includes archive and stock material and footage produced by third parties. I traveled to Benin for the parts produced there and conducted the overall project and storytelling together with my Themenbuero collagues.
Six-page article in March 2018 issue of giz´s akzente Magazine on reintegrating Peshmerga-veterans who got severely injured in the fight against ISIS, in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq (Text: Gabriele Rzepka).
Editorial assignment from my earlier days of development topics. A very well received article published on Spiegel Online, Germany´s leading online news magazine, about Sustainable Land Management in Abraha Atsbeha, North-Ethiopia. Fotos and text by me.
2018 and 2019, I produced several multimedia storytelling projects for QUDRA-Programme, the EU-Project to strengthen resilience for Syrian refugees, IDPs and host communities in Response to the Syrian and Iraqi Crises, in close cooperation with my dear colleagues from www.themenbuero.de and Vier für Texas. Topics ranged from small scale agriculture to re-integration of severely injured Peshmerga veterans to small scale infrastructure projects across the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Video Editing: Jannik Frank.
As I have worked much on the behalf of German Development Cooperation (GIZ) in recent years, my pictures are frequently used in a variety of print- and online publications by GIZ such as annual reports, wall calendars, the corporate website etc.