Today’s challenges are characterized by their complex, multifaceted nature and need concerted, multidimensional action to meet them.▶
To kick-start your brain after the holiday season, here is a shortlist of our most thought provoking and popular projects, articles and videos from 2017.▶
On 26 June we presented the colourful outcome of our latest project Activism, artivism and beyond: Inspiring initiatives of civic power.▶
Recent mass protests in Eastern Europe deserve our attention. The Broker aims to draw lessons from such movements’ conceptions to outcomes.▶
With the start of a new year, the time has come to reflect on what has passed and look towards what is to come in 2017. A shortlist of 5 unmissable articles published by The Broker in 2016 provides a great start.▶
Yannicke is a knowledge broker with a specialization in the field of civic action and social movements. She previously worked for the INCLUDE knowledge platform on inclusive development and is currently responsible for The Broker’s online communications. Yannicke holds a Bachelor degree in Liberal Arts from Tilburg University and a Research Master’s of History from Radboud University Nijmegen, specializing in political history. Her master’s thesis reflected on the relationship between Dutch politics and the South African anti-apartheid movement. Yannicke’s interests include international relations, European politics, democratization, social movements, civil society, human rights and sustainable development.