Ana van Es

Ana van Es Ana van Es (1985) is a reporter at Dutch newspaper de Volkskrant. From 2016 until 2021 she was based in Beirut, Lebanon as staff Middle East correspondent, working throughout the Arab world. She won the highest Dutch press award, a ´Tegel´, for reporting from Yemen across frontlines in 2018.  In 2016 she…

Petra Stienen

Petra Stienen   Petra Stienen is an Arabist, author, strategic advisor, leadership coach and moderator. She works as the delegation leader of the Netherlands to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) and senator for the social-liberal party D66.  Petra Stienen studied Arabic and Middle East studies at the universities of Leiden, Cairo…

Gavin-Viano Fabri

Gavin-Viano Fabri Rotterdam based dancer and actor Gavin-Viano Fabri develops his work at Frascati Producties, VIA ZUID and IMPACT. His work is loaded with social impact; through multiple grassroots initiatives, he challenges issues from within the Black, human rights and LGBTQIA+ community. Through his work, Gavin-Viano tells ‘non-Western’ stories, from an anti-white-male-gaze. Gavin has performed…