About

Laura Graen (Copyright: Nadine Zeidler)
Laura Graen (Copyright: Nadine Zeidler)

 

 

It’s always the details, believe me.

Get in touch

Mobile: + 49 1577 259 22 47
Email: graen@lauragraen.de
Skype: lgraen
Twitter: www.twitter.com/lgraen
Facebook: www.facebook.com/lgraen
Encrypted messaging: Threema and Signal

Office

Stockholmer Str. 4
13359 Berlin
Germany

Education

2004 – 2013: Studies of Anthropology and Intercultural Communication Studies (M.A.) at Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg, Germany
Thesis: Opening Malawi’s Tobacco Black Box (2012)

Work experience

2013 – current: Freelance journalist & tobacco control expert
2004 – 2013: Campaigner for Unfairtobacco.org
(Research, international networking, social media)
2003 – 2004: Volunteer year at Berlin Working Group on Environment and Development (Blue 21 e.V.), Founding of Unfairtobacco.org

Recent media appearances

February 2016, Deutschlandfunk Nova: Eine Stunde Talk (one hour talk programme about me and my advocacy for the regulation of tobacco industry; German only)

November 2016, Bayern 2: Heat Not Burn – Die Zukunft des Rauchens (programme about e-cigarettes and the tobacco industry, my contribution was a description of tobacco industry marketing strategies; German only)

Membership in professional networks

Scholarships

2006 – 2010: Scholarship of Heinrich Böll Foundation