Robert Putzbach


Robert Putzbach is currently studying for a Master's degree in Journalism at the University of Leipzig. He also works as a freelance journalist and regularly undertakes research trips to Eastern Europe. His texts are regularly published in renowned print media such as FAZ, Spiegel-Online or der Freitag. In 2019 he was awarded the 'n-ost Research Prize for Eastern Europe' together with Philip Jokić and Johanna-Maria Fritz for the reportage 'Last Woman Standing'.

German, english, russian
Country expertise
Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Moldova / Transnistria, Montenegro, Russia, Serbia, Ukraine
Print, Online
Topic expertise
Policy, Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Society, Sports


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