Minster for Federal Affairs, Europe and the Media of North Rhine-Westphalia


CzymochConny Czymoch
is a journalist, (TV) presenter and media coach. Since its inception, she has presented various formats on the German news and current affairs television channel PHOENIX; for the last number of years she has anchored ”Phoenix – Der Tag” (daily news magazine). Since the days of her first reports for the local newspaper, Conny Czymoch has been a passionate journalist, in front of the camera, behind the scenes as well as before live audiences, presenting in German or in English. She has written and presented on Deutschlandfunk and Deutsche Welle radio stations and for WDR and SAT1 TV, covering politics, society and culture. On Deutsche Welle TV she anchored the bilingual German and English political magazine ”Standpunkte/Perspectives” among other things. Since the 1990s Conny Czymoch has also worked as a media coach for politicians and executives. In 2009 Conny Czymoch became the first European journalist to host the Clinton Global Initiative event on ”Leadership and Solutions to End Human Trafficking and Forced Labor” in New York. Her clients from the area of development cooperation include the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ), the Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ, German Agency for International Cooperation), the KfW Entwicklungsbank, the European Development Days, the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung and the German Council for Sustainable Development.

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