Global communication for better understanding
With more than two decades of international experience we love to connect people and ideas around the world.
Andrea Tapper is the founder and owner of tapperpress press agency. She is a senior editor with more than 20 years of experience in leading media positions. At tapperpress she is supported by a team of freelancers – writers, graphic designers, young web specialists, travel and PR experts.
Our topics are: global development, public affairs, women, health and, on the lighter side, travel, tourism, wellness & lifestyle.
Tapper has worked as an international correspondent in Kenya for 7 years. Since then she has continued reporting from many countries in Africa, Asia, the US and Europe. She carries out media consultancies and trains journalists in developing and transitional countries.
She began her career as Germany’s first female police reporter in the industrial
heartland of Germany and worked as international correspondent for REUTERS in Düsseldorf.
Andrea Tapper has reported from (selection):
Kenya, Tanzania, Zanzibar, Sudan, Rwanda, Uganda, Congo, Cameroon, Ghana; Egypt, Morocco, UAE,; Jamaica, Dominican Republic, Mauritius; India, Thailand, Philippines, Shanghai; USA: New Orleans, Atlanta, New York, San Diego, Florida; Majorca, London, Brighton, Turkey
Andrea Tapper, founder and owner of tapperpress.com
tapperpress.com is the press agency of German born journalist Andrea Tapper for international journalism and communication based in Hamburg.
„When I first walked into the feature department of a Kenyan daily I felt instantly and absolutely at home. Journalists think alike everywhere, only the amount of freedom and support they get varies a lot”