Dirk Holemans

Author, researcher and coordinator of Oikos think tank

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Hungry for Ghent

Hungry for Ghent

Hungry for Ghent is a project by two Ghent locals, Noël Callebaut and Dirk Holemans, who are crazy about their city. While walking, they tell how this great city in former times ― the 14th and the 19th century ― provided itself with food and drink. Without refrigerator or microwave. Discover what used to be on your plate.Read more about the two walks.                       ....

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Resilience Under Shock: Time for a Paradigm Shift

Governments compete on the global market for medical equipment produced elsewhere. Squeezed public sectors are stretched beyond their limits and the social consequences of shutdowns reverberate across the world. The coronavirus crisis has fundamentally questioned how...

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