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Jessica Verheij is originally from the Netherlands but has spent a major part of her life in Portugal. After a BA in International Relations, in Lisbon, she moved to Ghana and later to Amsterdam, where she took a Master's degree in Human Geography. After some time in Berlin, Jessica lives now in Stockholm.

What goes around… comes around?

Jessica Verheij asks whether it’s possible to travel in a sustainable way, and what ...

Europe’s full house

This article is about rising rents in European cities. Probably, most of you reading ...

Green in the grey: Making a difference with urban farming

Since a few months, I am living in Utrecht. Utrecht is a centrally-located city ...

Europe’s war against populism

I am writing this article in the aftermath of the Dutch elections held on ...

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The power of Angela Merkel

It’s the Monday after elections day. Yesterday Berliners had the chance to vote for ...

Democratise Europe!

A couple of weeks, ago Yanis Varoufakis – former Greek Finance Minister – came ...