Nathalie Bertrams

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Brussel, Belgium

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Nathalie has worked for:
English to Africa Service, Voice of America

Nathalie Bertrams

Nathalie is a photojournalist and writer who works across Africa and the Middle East. After Addis Ababa, Johannesburg and Istanbul, she is now based in Brussels. 

Her work has been published by e.g. The Guardian, Al Jazeera, Mail & Guardian, The Wall Street Journal, Süddeutsche Zeitung. She is 2017 grantee of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting and winner of the EU Lorenzo Natali Media Prize 2016 for journalism on development.

Nathalie can be contacted for assignments worldwide.


German English French Dutch

"In der Giftküche von Malawi" (German)


Dutch article "The silent Killer in the Kitchen"


Revealing Malawi's untold health and environmental crisis

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After having survived the dangerous journey across the Mediterranean Sea in a dinghy, two Afghan boys are taking a selfie on the shore of Lesbos Island. Greece, November 2015.


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Young man fleeing a Middle Eastern country has tatooed "Germany" on his back. Lesbos, Greece.

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Life jackets are piling up on the Greek island of Lesbos.

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Father holds his daughter after having arrived in Lesbos, Greece by boat.

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Dinghy with migrants from Afghanistan arriving on the Greek shore, Lesbos Island, Greece, November 2015.

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Iranians have stitched their lips in protest at Greek/Macedonian border.


Award-winning article and photo reportage on gold mining in Mozambique. Mail & Guardian South Africa.

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