Elsbeth de Jager and Esther van der Ham are the autors/illustrator of the Jamil&Jamila books. The innitiator of the books is Oscar Bergamin, president of Ref Kid.
More about them:
Elsbeth is a German/Dutch translator and teacher. She teaches ‘Dutch as a foreign language’ at a refugee school, and German and, when there is time left, she writes books. She has two children and a grandson and she is happily married.
Esther is a civil engineer who studied technical management at university. She is also a coach for children. She likes writing and painting. Her publishing house focuses on books that are important for the development of the readers.