Interviews

Interview: Andrea Over het Opzeggen van Haar Baan en het Beginnen Van Een Eigen Bedrijf

In the interview of April, I am talking with Andrea Astner about her daring decision to start her own business and leave a stable 9-5 job at a well-known international consultancy company. She describes herself as a productivity coach & dog mom, currently based in Bucharest.  Andrea has a BSc in International Business Administration and …

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Interview: Annelies Over 3 Uitdagingen Waar Werkende Vrouwen Mee Te Maken Krijgen

The interview of the month focuses on three challenges women face during their careers. Today I am interviewing Annelies Engel. She was born and raised in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. After high school Annelies went to the fashion academy, but when she graduated there was no fashion climate in the Netherlands. Next to the fashion industry, …

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Interview: S.B. Over de Bestrijding van Vrouwenhaat onder Vrouwen

The interview of the month is about fighting misogyny in society. The interviewee will tell us about this from a cultural perspective (Surinamese-Indian). However, note that misogyny is a widespread phenomenon and not linked to a specific culture. It occurs in all cultures in every part of the world. Misogyny is hatred of, aversion to, or …

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Interview: Raya Over Het Hebben Van Een Interculturele Relatie

The interview of the month is about intercultural relations. Research shows that in most cases intercultural relations are accepted, but initially met with resistance (Bonte, 2018). Resistance and disapproval create moments of doubt in a relationship. Today, Raya tells us her story. Raya lives in Amsterdam. She works at Global People and is specialised in …

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Interview: Yvet Over de Opkomst van Mannenrechtenbewegingen in India

The interview of the month is about the upsurge of men’s rights activism (MRAs) in India. Yvet Voppen wrote her bachelor’s thesis on this topic. She is from the Netherlands and studied BA International Studies at Leiden University. This study focuses on global politics, economics, history, and culture. During her study, she specialized in South …

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Interview: Shiwani Over Het Steunen Van LHBTI'ers, Menstruatie en Opvoeding in De Surinaams-Hindoestaanse Gemeenschap

The interview of the month is about social problems in the Surinamese-Indian community in the Netherlands. This time I talk with Shiwani Sewdajal about LGBT, menstruation and parenting. Although there is still a stigma on these topics in Dutch society, they are more or less accepted and discussable. In contrast to the openness of discussing …

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