Thursday 5th of October 2017
Friday 6th of October 2017

Aldith Hunkar


Moderator of the WISTA 2017 Conference

Aldith Hunkar is a self-proclaimed global freestyle multi-media journalist, with 25 years of experience in mainstream media and over 14 years in journalism for national TV news in the Netherlands. She started her television career as the presenter of Children’s News in 1994 and moved on to become the first camjo (camera journalist) in the Netherlands for the regular news in 2000. Between 2000 and 2007 she made reports and anchored daily news bulletins.

In 2007 Aldith continued as an independent journalist; she moderates (international) conferences, is a debate leader and writer and makes audio / visual productions with emphasis on equal rights, equal opportunities and social cohesion. Her ex-pat days in her youth and the fact that she lives in the Netherlands AND Jamaica have broadened her horizon. Aldith is an independent thinker, loves travelling and has an open mind and an adventurous spirit.