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Fernande van Tets

Experienced journalist able to do lives and reporting for print, radio and tv.  Regularly work for France 24 and Euronews. Back in the Netherlands after a decade abroad, including 2 years as a presenter and journalist at France 24 English in Paris and 5 years as a freelance correspondent based in Beirut, Lebanon. 

Having seen the Syrian refugee crisis develop first hand when I was based in Lebanon between 2011-2015, I now continue to cover the refugee crisis in Europe.  I have reported extensively from the Middle East as well a along the entire Balkan route and Calais.

Other previous clients include the BBC, CBS, the Independent, Foreign Policy and the Economist.

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Report on Tata Steel factory in the Netherlands, including interviews with concerned residents and Tata Steel NL's CEO.


Investigation into the prosecution of Syrian war criminals across Europe, following victims in France and Germany. Published at the start of 2022. For this project, I managed to secure funds from IJ4EU


I regularly cover the international courts in the Netherlands. This is from my coverage of the Dutch trial on the downing of flight MH17 in 2022.


Package for Euronews on rising sea levels, filmed and produced in September 2023.


Presenting the business bulletin live in the France 24 studio in Paris.


I regularly reported on the situation in Syria for France 24 between 2013 and 2016.


Longer 15 minute report based on the entire journey following migrants in 2015


In August-September 2015 I followed migrants for two weeks along the entire migrant route, doing multiple lives a day as well as filming a daily report.

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