Daniela Capcarova was born in Slovakia where she completed her studies in German and biology. In 1999 she graduated from the University of Mainz, Germany, with a degree in journalism. Daniela published her articles in the German newspapers "Die Welt”, “taz”, "Die Presse" and "Die Furche. During her time in Germany she co-worked on documentaries by German TV channels ZDF and Deutsche Welle TV. She had also gained experience in public relations while working at Fraunhofer ICT-IMM in Mainz. Daniela is the co-founder of the German language online magazine dedicated to Eastern Europe and its literature www.letnapark-prager-kleine-seiten.com. Her publications in the magazine attract many readers. She speaks German, Slovak, Czech, Russian and English.