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Editorial Team

Editor in chief

Laurent Standaert

Laurent Standaert

He previously served as an advisor on European affairs and foreign policy in national and international institutions. Laurent also advised the French-speaking Belgian Green Foundation Etopia and the Green party Ecolo.

Editorial board

Erica Meijers

Erica Meijers

Erica Meijers is editor-in-chief of De Helling, quarterly of the research foundation of the Dutch Green Left Party (GroenLinks). She holds a PhD from the Theological University in the Netherlands and has studied, lived and worked in Amsterdam, Strasbourg, Berlin and Basel.

Juan Behrend

Juan Behrend

Juan Behrend is the former secretary general of the European Green Party and prior to that of the Green Group in the European Parliament. His international political career started in Argentina. Juan played a decisive role in the set-up of the Green European Foundation and of the Global Greens’ Coordination.

Edouard Gaudot

Edouard Gaudot

Edouard Gaudot works as a political adviser to the Greens/EFA Group in the European Parliament. He is a historian and political analyst, and has previously worked at the College of Europe (Warsaw) and for the European Commission in Paris.

Adam Ostolski

Adam Ostolski

Adam Ostolski is a sociologist, columnist and activist. He works at the University of Warsaw and is a member of the Krytyka Polityczna. He was co-editor-in-chief of Zielone Wiadomości (Green News) 2009-2013 and co-chair of the Polish Green Party in 2013-2016.

Marta Loja Neves

Marta Loja Neves

Marta Loja Neves studied Political Science and Humanitarian Action in Belgium. In 1999 she was part of the East-Timorese delegation to the former United Nations Human Rights Commission (Geneva). She worked as a parliamentary assistant in the European Parliament for 9 years, focusing on human rights, civil liberties, and refugee resettlement. After 15 years abroad, she returned to Portugal in October 2014, where she now lives.

Georg Maisser

Georg Maisser

Georg Maisser is the Media Manager for the Austrian Green foundation Grüne Bildungswerkstatt.

Team

Beatrice White

Beatrice White

Deputy Editor

Beatrice White works for the Green European Foundation on communications and the Green European Journal. She completed an M.A. in European Cultural Studies and has previously worked as a copy-editor for an English-language daily newspaper in Istanbul, Turkey.

Julia Lagoutte

Julia Lagoutte

Editorial Assistant

Julia Lagoutte works for the Green European Journal. She has an MA in anthropology of Rights and Development and previously lived in England.