Mr Diderik van Halsema

Director of Communications


Media and international humanitarian & development affairs


I am a media, communications and public affairs specialist with significant project management and networking experience within international media and the humanitarian sector.

I joined Foto-Cewek in December 2012 having worked for Medecins Sans Frontieres as press officer; communications adviser and field coordinator (2000 - 2012) and for the Mines Advisory Group as Head of Communications & Fundraising (2007 - 2010). Before that I worked as Foreign News Editor for NOS News in the Netherlands.

I hold an MA in International Development (University of Manchester) and an MA in History (Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam) as well as professional diplomas in Communications; Journalism and Humanitarian Assistance.