Mr. Robert van de Roer
Mr. Robert van de Roer is diplomatic commentator, consultant, moderator and filmmaker. In 1984 the leading Dutch newspaper NRC Handelsblad appointed Mr. van de Roer as investigative reporter. From 1993 till 2005 he worked as diplomatic editor at the foreign desk. He reported on the wars in Bosnia, Kosovo, East Timor, Afghanistan and Iraq, and on the UN, NATO, US foreign policy and world affairs. He started a series of vivid in-depth interviews with over hundred international leaders. Mr. van de Roer has won two Awards of the United Nations Correspondents Association (UNCA) in New York. In 2011 Mr. van de Roer started his own firm as diplomatic commentator for radio and TV, consultant, moderator and filmmaker.