The moderator Dunja Hayali, who is being criticized as a subsidiary of associations, wants her work to be even more self-critical & # 39; testing outside ZDF, as she wrote on Facebook on Monday. The NDR magazine "Zapp!" Had reported on the moderation of 44-year-olds at events of companies and organizations. Hayali is one of the faces of the ZDF Morgenmagazin, has his own talk show and leads from Saturday to "The current gym". The debate is near, Hayali wrote. "She made it clear to me how incredibly high the requirements are for me." Which of course comes from the fact that Hayali likes to moderate their programs with great morality.
In her response to Facebook, Hayali also wrote: "The resulting discussion has made it very clear to me that appearances outside of my programs can cause the impression of prejudice or dependence. (…) I have underestimated the effect myself. I'm very sorry. "She was" aware that there is a difference between independent journalism work and working for another customer ".
Hayali: I am a freelancer at ZDF
The journalist emphasized that she was a freelancer at ZDF, so she did not have a permanent job. "I report to my station when I work for others." Besides her work at ZDF, she also "moderates panel discussions or other formats twice a month". Contrary to what some headlines suggested, they are not advertising, they are often volunteers or they ask you to donate your predetermined amount.
"Zapp" especially had Hayali's involvement in a congress of the gambling industry – the German vending industry – on the field. Other apparitions in the last twelve months at the pharmaceutical company Novartis, at BMW, the German government, the German steel industry and the Amazon Academy. (with dpa)