Fatal Assistance - Debate humanitarian aid in Haiti

Fatal Assistance
Voertaal: Engels

When & where?

zaterdag 22 maart 2014 - 14:00
Zaal 5, Filmhuis Den Haag

Discussion with journalist Hans-Jaap Melissen and Hans van den Hoogen (Humanitarian director Oxfam). Moderator is Harm Botje (Vrij Nederland).

Hans van den Hoogen is CEO humanirarian aid at Oxfam Novib. He studies at the University of Nijmegen and at the Harvard Business School, where he gratuated in the major Humanitarian Leadership. 

Hans-Jaap Melissen is an experienced war reporter. He works for the NOS and World Broadcasting. He is also author of 'Haïti, a disaster for journalists', about how he got into a complete media circus after the earthquake of 12 January 2012. Melissen is critical towards the role of the media and of emergency aid, after one of the worst natural disasters of the past years.