AUTHORS: Leila Dregger
Leila Dregger is a graduate agricultural engineer and long-time journalist. She has travelled through all continents to various communities and peace projects to learn about different lifestyles and to write about them. Her main emphasis is on peace, ecology, community and women.
She has worked for the press and radio for 25 years, and is a screenwriter and director for both stage and film. She edited the magazine The female voice - politics of the heart and was press officer of the house of democracy in Berlin, the ZEGG in Belzig and Tamera in Portugal, where
she mainly lives today.
Since 2012, she has been the editor of the GEN-International Newsletters. She teaches constructive journalism for young professionals and students, as well as for journalists working in crisis regions. She is the
author of several books.