The DW Akademie Team
Head, Media Development; Deputy Head, DW Akademie
Prior to joining DW Akademie in 2014 as Deputy Head and Head of Media Development, Ute Schaeffer worked as DW's editor-in-chief for radio and online. She came to DW in 1995 and initially developed the Ukrainian Service. She later headed the African and Middle Eastern Services. Schaeffer has been involved in projects in Africa, Eastern Europe, the Middle East and the Gulf states.