Born in Westphalia, she has been presenting the ZDF-Morgenmagazin since 2010. She supports the association “Gesicht Zeigen! Für ein weltoffenes Deutschland”, is a member of the supervisory board of “Save the children” and patron of VITA e.V. In 2016 she receives the Golden Camera in the category “Beste Information”.
In 2018 Dunja Hayali was honoured for her commitment against xenophobia and racism by Bundespräsident Frank-Walter Steinmeier with the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. Currently, she hosts, in addition to the ZDF MoMa, the talk show “dunja hayali” and the “aktuelle sportstudio”.
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