Meet the German-Iranian reporter and learn about how her refugee background has given her strength.
Tweet her at @yaldina to get in contact with questions on her stories!
What's it like to film in a place where a violent attack could happen at any time? Reporter Yalda on filming in the West Bank.
Sneak a peek behind the scenes: Right in front of the Berlin wall's remains, our #borderlines reporters answer a few questions about their shooting - in silence, no words allowed.
In Senegal, Yalda met energetic anti-FGM activists and learned that enthusiasm is worth nothing without men's support.
In his own unique way, artist Mohamed is raising awareness of the situation of Palestinian refugees. Have a listen to find out how he inspired reporter Yalda.
Dominik converted to Islam at the age of 17 and moved into the extremist Salafist scene. He is now out. Reporter Yalda learned a lot about why he left. Have a listen to hear how it changed her views.
In sunny Brazil reporter Yalda met Isis, a young woman who has already undergone two plastic surgeries. For Yalda that’s now a normal thing. Have a listen to find out why - and learn what funny names bikinis have in Rio.
Keeping their lips tightly shut, Gönna, Jan and Yalda reveal a few things about shooting for our episode on body image. It doesn't seem to have helped theirs - they all want to look like each other!
Reporter Yalda went to Austria to meet Jacqueline, a young woman desperately trying to become ordained in the Catholic Church. Yalda spoke to us about why this fight is similar to Jacqueline's favorite sport: boxing.
In Austria, Yalda met Jacqueline who wants to become a Catholic priest, #forchristssake. Here Yalda tells us more about the shoot – and what she herself prayed for recently. But: in silence, #nowordsallowed!
Edit, a teacher from Hungary, got in touch with Life Links on Facebook. When she fell in love with a Jewish man more than 10 years ago, she didn't know how deeply that would affect her family.
Our Life Links reporter Yalda went to Budapest to tell the story of David, a young Hungarian Jew who fights against intolerance. Here she shares some of his daily struggles with anti-Semitism.
For our episode #dealwithme, Yalda met David, a young Hungarian Jew fighting for tolerance. Here she answered some questions about her shoot in Budapest - in silence, no words allowed!
What is it like to live between cultures? After filming in South Korea, Life Links reporter Yalda talks about her experiences, similarities and differences with Sung Hee, a North Korean defector.
Here's Yalda answering a few more questions of ours about her South Korean shooting - but this time, no words allowed!