Phara de Aguirre is a Belgian journalist. 

She works for the Belgian public broadcaster VRT. 

Basic information

Phara de Aguirre

Supported projects


  • Armed 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

  • Religion
  • Social affairs
  • Youth

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.