Responsible for press at the Coordinating Collective ex officios
Claudia Trapp, based in Berlin-Kreuzberg, has been supporting our team in the area of press relations since 2020. For more than 20 years she has been working in public relations in various positions and companies. Having been the owner of her independent press agency for many years, Claudia contributes substantial expertise to support DiEM25 in the best way. In her earlier career, she completed various international assignments in biological research in Italy (Tuscany), Brazil (Amazonia) and Japan (Tokyo) as an exchange researcher, proving very helpful now for her current work as a team member for a Green New Deal for Europe founded by DiEM25 in 2019. Also, since 2019, Claudia has been a permanent member of the DiEM25 communications team on the European level. In her role as press officer for the German electoral wing of Democracy in Europe - DiEM25, she has coordinated press and media on the European election campaign in Germany. As an ex-officio member of the coordination collective of DiEM25 Claudia is heavily involved in different campaigns against the extradition of Julian Assange. Thematic focuses of her work include art/culture, freedom of press/whistleblowing and climate protection.