Nathalie Bertrams

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Nathalie Bertrams is a print and photo journalist focusing on social and environmental issues across Africa and the Middle East. After Addis Ababa, Johannesburg and Istanbul, she is now based in Brussels. She is a 2018 Free Press Unlimited fellow, 2017 grantee of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and 2015 winner of the Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for development journalism by the European Commission. Her work has been published by e.g. Al Jazeera, The Guardian, Süddeutsche Zeitung, Dagbladet Information, Der Standard, The Wall Street Journal, Mail & Guardian, New Internationalist, Voice of America, The Telegraph and others. She has been working on commissions for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Fairtrade International, Greenpeace, Oxfam, Welthungerhilfe, Heinrich Böll Foundation, Goethe Institut, World Future Council and others. She studied at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf, the San Francisco Art Institute and Akademie Beeldende Kunsten Maastricht, graduating with a Master’s degree in 2002. Her works are shown in galleries and art exhibitions worldwide.

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German, English, Dutch, French
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Primary Skill/s: 
Photojournalism
Secondary Skill/s: 
Videojournalism
Writing
Gender: 
Female