The first day at a new job is always exciting. And for Besan, Basel,bKowfurow and Arash that was certainly the case! On 1 November they all started their new jobs for the editorial staff of New to the Netherlands.

Kow, Arash, Besan & Basel

They come from Iraq, Syria, Somalia and Iran and are very motivated to gain work experience at New to the Netherlands. They all have a media background. In the coming three months we will all work together to maintain and improve the website.

"Working as an editor by the NTR is a great chance for me to improve my Dutch, gain work experience in my profession and of course to establish new social and professional relationships."


Besan, Basel, Kowfurow and Arash will be sharing videos in the coming weeks from New to the Netherlands that have a special place in their hearts.