Brecht de Vleeschauwer (° 1988) is an independent photographer and journalist.

After studying radio journalism at the Artevelde Hogeschool in Ghent and anthropology at the ISCSP in Lisbon, he devoted himself more and more to tell stories in a visual way which resulted in a series of photographic projects. He works for both national and international publications.

Basic information

Brecht De Vleeschauwer

Supported projects

Refugees along the border of Fortress Europe

  • Migration

Worldwide, more than 65 million people are on the run for war, terror, poverty or climatic changes. A sad record. Although only a small percentage of these refugees go to Europe, the political discourse on migration and refugees is one of an evil that should be prevented by all means.

The Balkan route in 2020

  • Migration

BRUSSELS - This story tells how European border and migration policy is making life difficult for people on the Balkan route. Officially, the route is closed, but this research shows how it is still active.