Heidi Sivebaek
Editor - Diversity and Accessibility
DR
Denmark



Heidi Sivebaek completed her journalist training in 1987 and started working for Danish Broadcasting as a radio jounalist in 1988. In 2002, she became head of DR's regional radio in Copenhagen. In 2006, she was appointed head of DR's Innovation Department. In 2011, she became the first Accessibility Editor, with responsibility for strategies and communication in the accessibility sector. At DR, accessibility is defined as the task of securing everyone’s access to DR’s products and removing obstacles to hearing, seeing, reading and understanding. Since 2017 likewise for Diversity. In DR diversity is about gender, ethnicity, geography and much, much more.