Ilka Franzmann is a dedicated journalist and author. Besides stating facts, she knows how to make use of unusual perspectives and strong images when it comes to getting through to the target audience.
Whether as the initiator of a worldwide environmental UN campaign, as a Grimme Prize-winning director of some 40 ARTE documentaries on environmental issues and other topics, or in her press work for international non-governmental organisations, she is a communications expert who tells stories in a way that captures the imagination of her audience.
Since obtaining her diploma in media consulting, she has made a name for herself as an editor of news and magazine programmes and talk shows, and as a strategic PR manager for various international organisations. She knows the media business intimately. With her clear, imaginative writing style and her vast experience in storytelling, Ilka is able to bring even scientific and complex content across clearly and concisely.
The ocean has always been a passionate issue for Ilka Franzmann and is close to her heart. She has been working for a clean, abundant ocean as Media Manager with OceanCare since 2021.