Christian Mihr

Executive Director
Reporters Without Borders (RSF)


Christian Mihr an international media policy expert and a human rights professional. He has been the Executive Director of Reporters Without Borders (RSF) Germany since 2012, after having worked as a journalist for many years.

At RSF he is especially dealing with questions of cyber-censorship, online-safety, and freedom of the press and media pluralism in the digital age. Regionally he is especially interested in Colombia, Ecuador, Chile, Belarus, Russia, Turkey and Azerbaijan.

Moreover, he is a member of the Boards of Trustees of the Berlin-based German Institute for Human Rights (DIMR) in Berlin and the Hamburg-based Leibniz Institute for Media Research|Hans Bredow Institute (HBI). Additionally he’s a board member of Access Info Europe in Madrid.