Pamela Kalkman is a freelance researcher, journalist and filmmaker with a focus on culture and politics in Latin America and investigative projects related to the Netherlands. 


She followed the Masterclass Investigative Journalism at De Groene Amsterdammer and holds an MA in Conflict Studies and Human Rights from Utrecht University and a BSc Political Science (major International Relations) from the University of Amsterdam.



VPRO, Platform Investico, De Groene Amsterdammer, De Correspondent, InfoAmazonia, Miami Herald, Knack, MO* (, NACLA, BNN-VARA, European Review of Latin American and Caribbean Studies, The Clingendael Institute (Conflict Research Unit), Dialogue Advisory Group,  Movies that Matter Festival, De Balie/Club Interbellum, World Cinema Festival, Humanity House, International Documentary Festival Amsterdam (IDFA), Prince Claus Fund, Internationale Spectator, Cineville