Research Topics / Key Expertise
Participatory and digital media
Media and information literacy
Designing peacebuilding and media projects
Peace journalism and non-violent communication
Culture and event management
Dealing with the past
Verena Krautter joined BICC as communications manager in 2023. She holds an MA in Literature, Art and Media Studies from the University of Konstanz and a BA in Applied Cultural Studies from the Alpen-Adria University of Klagenfurt and the Universidad Centroamericana in Managua, Nicaragua. She is also a certified peace and conflict consultant from the Academy for Conflict Transformation in Cologne.
Before Verena joined BICC, she worked as a civil peace advisor and programme coordinator at GIZ (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit) in Guatemala and Lebanon. She started her career at ifa – Institute for Foreign Cultural Relations in the Media Department in Stuttgart after gaining experience in media work and culture management at Deutsche Welle in Berlin, the Goethe-Institute in Egypt and the International Film Festival Guadalajara in Mexico.