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Reporting Change - Stories from the Arab Region event

15 juni 2014 - Amsterdam

Artists, photographers, human rights activists and journalists from the Arab world gathered to present personal stories, visual presentations, film, theater and music all centered on developments and changes in their region.

Festival attendees included:
• Roger Anis, Egypt, photojournalist
• Nadia Benchallal, France/Algeria, photographer
• Lama Fakih, Syria and Lebanon researcher Human Rights Watch
• Yassin al Haj Saleh, Syria, writer and public intellectual
• Selim Harbi, Tunisia, documentary photographer
• Magdalena Herrera, France, director of photography Geo France
• Oualid Khelifi, Algeria, freelance journalist and reporter
• Reem Maged, Egypt, TV journalist and talk show host
• Hanan Salah, researcher Libya Human Rights Watch
• Ole Solvang, researcher and security advisor, and emergency team member, Human Rights Watch
Hosted by Petra Stienen, the Netherlands, publicist and Arabist
And also:
Music by Syrian singer/songwriter Waed Bouhassoun
Movie 'Return to Homs', directed by Talal Derki, Syria
Presentation of Stories of Change, a photo book by World Press Photo
And a play written by Anna Maria Versloot and directed by Pieter Athmer, the Netherlands

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