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Comments from the media world.

Insect Respect is an unusual, yet when looked at more closely, consistent principle. No wonder, that radio and TV stations have reported about it time and again.

Selected features:

Interview at Radio 1 on the Day of Insects Switzerland

Dani Wüthrich (Radio 1 morning show moderator) interviewed Martin Schuck (BirdLife Switzerland) (15.11.2018)
Listen to segment (mp3 in German)

Cala kocht: Podcast No. 11

Interview from the sustainability blogger Carmen-Daniela Leuschen with Dr. Hans-Dietrich Reckhaus, Insect Respect (3.6.2018)
Listen to Podcast (in German)

„brand eins – The Conversation“ with Dr. Hans-Dietrich Reckhaus

Jörg Tadeusz asked: How does a family business man come to question the business model taken over from his father? Artists Frank and Patrik Riklin inspired Dr. Hans-Dietrich Reckhaus to save insects instead of killing them. In this one-hourly interview from brand eins with Dr. Reckhaus, Jörg Thadeusz explores the story of Insect Respect. Insect Respect has collected sections of the interview. (2018)
Listen to excerpts online (in German)

"Outstanding Commitment" 

Article in WDR Local Time OWL (15.5.2018)

Think of the Little Ones: "Insect Respect"

Report about "Everything for the community: the bee as a role model" in the radio of the diocese Eichstätt (18.02.2018)
Start segment (external Link, in German)

Latest research

Report in Deutschlandfunk: „Bee’s searching a field: insect protection in conventional agriculture" (10.11.2017)
Listen to segment (mp3 in German)

WDR Local Time OWL: OWL Nature – Insects dying

Programme including an interview with the co-organiser of the conference Dr. Hans-Dietrich Reckhaus (9.11.2017)
Start programme (external Link, in German)

SWR 1 Topic: Insects dying

Podcast about insects dying with Dr. Hans-Dietrich Reckhaus (9.11.2017)
Start segment (external Link, in German)

WDR: Current Hour

Report about the Conference „Value of Insects“ including an interview with keynote speaker Prof. Dr. Klaus Töpfer (9.11.2017)
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WDR 4 Mittendrin: Insects control

Report in the programme „Mittendrin“, on Radio WDR 4, with statements by Dr. Hans-Dietrich-Reckhaus (29.7.2017)
Start segment (external Link, in German)

WDR: Quarks & Co

Beetles, bumblebees, butterflies: Do insects become extinct? TV emission presented by Ranga Yogeshwar, with a report about Insect Respect (25.7.2017)
Watch whole emission (43 Min.)
Watch segment "Insektenschutz fürs Marketing?" about Insect Respect (5 Min.)

One to One. The Talk.

(German: Eins zu Eins. Der Talk)
Bayern 2 Radio: Norbert Joa in an interview with Dr. Hans-Dietrich Reckhaus (8.11.2016)
Start segment (external Link, in German)

The man with the flies

Report in the emission Einstein, SRF, Swiss TV (19.5.2016, in German)

The man who controls flies - and saves them

Report in the "SWR-Landesschau" (18.3.2016, in German)

Entrepreneur wants compensation

Radio contribution in SWR 2 Impuls, the science magazine (3.3.2016)
Start segment (MP3, in German)

The insect-friendly insectcontroller

Radio contribution in DRadioWissen, Grünstreifen (2.3.2016)
Start segment (MP3, in German)

Lord of the flies

Extract from the Swiss News RSI (12.10.2015, in German)

Fly Erika buried in Switzerland

TV report in WDR Lokalzeit (3.3.2015)

Fly rocks the corporate world

TV report in Schweiz Aktuell (SRF) (2.3.2015, in Swiss German)

Annoying fly – does she earn more respect?

TV feature on arte science magazine «X:enius» (first broadcast 18.7.2014, in German)

From Saul to Paul

TV feature on 3sat science magazine «nano» (7.4.2014, in German)

Saving flies in Deppendorf

TV feature on WDR programme Lokalzeit OWL (1.9.2012, in German)

When the Deppendorf inhabitants catch flies

Radio contribution in SRF (16.12.2014)
Start segment (Link, in German)

The diversity of passion

Panel discussion to the Forum d’Avignon Ruhr, WDR 3 Forum (12.10.2014)
Start segment (MP3, in German)

The fly-saver

Radio reportage in WDR5 (27.12.2012)
Start segment (MP3, in German)

Lord of the flies

Radio reportage in WDR4 (26.4.2012)
Start segment (MP3, in German)

Insect Respect abroad

TV report by RTL Croatia (July 2013)
Start segment (MP4, in Croatian)