Elisa Vass works as a radio journalist for the Austrian public broadcaster ORF.
She is editor and presenter of “Journal Panorama”, a 30-minutes-political background and discussion program on radio OE1. Previously, she worked for the Foreign Desk of ORF-Radio.
She covers mostly international topics and has reported from numerous countries, e.g. Russia, Ukraine, Georgia, Armenia, Kosovo, Bosnia, Turkey, Israel, Uganda, Ruanda, Ethiopia, Mozambique, Burkina Faso, Bhutan or Laos. Her special fields of interests are humanitarian policy, development cooperation, migration and gender issues.
Ms. Vass studied linguistics and Russian language and literature in Vienna and Moscow.