External contributor
Arjen Nijeboer
Journalist and political consultant
Arjen Nijeboer is a journalist and political consultant in Amsterdam. He has led political campaigns for direct democracy at the local and national levels. One of them was the European Referendum Campaign which successfully demanded a referendum on the European Constitution.
He regularly publishes opinion articles in the
Dutch national media. He is a board member of the Initiative & Referendum
Institute Europe, a think tank on direct democracy in Europe