• Tjeerd Royaards

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    Tjeerd Royaards

    Cartoon Editor

    Tjeerd Royaards is a Dutch editorial cartoonist living in Amsterdam. He has worked as a cartoonist for over ten years, ever since getting a master's degree in Political Science at the University of Amsterdam.

    His work is distributed is distributed by the New York Times Syndicate and has been published by the Guardian, Der Spiegel, Le Monde, Courrier International, Ouest-France, France 24, Internazionale and Politico Europe.

    In 2010, Tjeerd received a Citation for Excellence in the United Nations Political Cartoon Award and in 2014, he won 2nd prize at Press Cartoon Europe.

    Tjeerd is also on the Board of Advisors of Cartoonists Rights Network International and a member of Cartooning for Peace.