Step Vaessen


Country: Netherlands

Step Vaessen is a senior correspondent based in Jakarta for the past 20 years. Since 2006 she has been an Indonesia correspondent for Al Jazeera English. In thousands of reports she’s covered topics including the fall of Suharto, Timor-Leste’s independence struggle, and religious, political and ethnic violence. In 2011 she published her book Jihad with Sambal.

We are sorry to advise that Step Vaessen will no longer be appearing at UWRF18.

Step Vaessen adalah wartawan senior yang telah berdomisili di Jakarta selama 20 tahun terakhir. Sejak 2006, ia telah menjadi wartawan Indonesia untuk Al Jazeera English. Ribuan artikel telah ia tulis; temasuk tentang kejatuhan Suharto, perjuangan kemerdekaan Timor-Leste, serta kekerasan agama, politik, dan etnis. Pada tahun 2011, ia menerbitkan buku Jihad with Sambal.