Lecture in language


Pierre Bairin (BEL)

Multimedia Director at Human Rights Watch, former CNN producer

„We all know that a picture speaks a thousand words. And it is certainly very true with the multimedia. Multimedia is really the most powerful way to communicate.“

He spent nearly 20 years in the field, including war zones, covering conflicts and breaking news for the CNN around the world, including more than a decade with Christiane Amanpour. The former CNN editor and Baghdad bureau chief Pierre Bairin now leads the multimadia department at the Human Rights Watch.

A native of Belgium, Pierre graduated from the University of Brussels in Journalism and Communication. His career, however, led him to New York, where he currently lives. He holds one of the leading More…

Meet Pierre Bairin (BEL)

inside the CNN Baghdad bureau