Frank Joung

Founder, Halbe Katoffl


Frank, a berlin-based Journalist, founded the Halbe Katoffl Podcast in 2016. Halbe Katoffl is a series of talks with Germans who have non-German roots. It was funded by DIV-A (Diversity Accelerator), a mentoring Programme from the Council of Europe for more Diversity Inclusiveness in the Media. In 2018 it was nominated for the renowned Grimme Online Award. Besides his Podcast, Frank is also the chief-editor of, an online magazine for Running, and has worked for several media outlets such as SPIEGEL ONLINE.

6 December 2019

Identity & Inclusion: Local News With Diverse Voices