Phara de Aguirre is a Belgian journalist and works for the Flemish public broadcaster VRT. 


Phara de Aguirre

Supported projects


  • Conflict

PALESTINE/COLOMBIA/IRAQ - In the three-part documentary series Amazons, Phara de Aguirre goes in search of women who take up arms. She investigates why the women who made the radical choice, what they hope to achieve and what the consequences are, for themselves and for their environment.

So I walked to Compostela

  • Youth
  • Family
  • Religion
  • Equal opportunities

This book is based on thirty memorable life stories of youngsters who set out on a walk. How do they remember the trek? How do they look back on it? What did that journey mean for the rest of their lives? Also thirty compagnons voice their thoughts - parents, counselors and juvenile court judges.