The Broker Core Team
Saskia Hollander (1983) works as a research editor for The Broker. She is also writing her PhD thesis on direct democratic reform in Europe. She co-edited the book Creative Crises of Democracy and has written several articles on democratization, political participation and transnational democracy. Previously, she worked at the Advisory Council on International Affairs (AIV) and the Scientific Council for Government Policy (WRR).
Saskia studied political science at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, where she was a member of the Amnesty International working group at the university and of the Dutch Third Chamber in 2007.
Saskia has a broad field of interests, including processes of democratization and social change, international political economy, transnational cooperation and EU politics.