DIMA TARHINI

Lead anchor - Deutsche Welles’s Arabic news service

DIMA TARHINI

Lead anchor - Deutsche Welles’s Arabic news service

Biography

Dina is a lead anchor on Deutsche Welles’s Arabic news service in Berlin, and a certified media trainer. She is a senior editor and the host of the daily political talk show “Massaeya”. Dima was the first Arab female anchor to present news in Arabic from the heart of Europe. Working from Berlin as a journalist has given her the opportunity to interview high-ranking politicians and enabling her to better recognize the policy, political, and decision-making processes in Europe. Before coming to DW in 2005, she has worked with a number of pan-Arab news channels in the Gulf and in Lebanon as an anchor, correspondent and a field producer

Dina will be moderating a key panel discussion at this year’s WIM.