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She’s a passionate, young dairy farmer and mother of three children. Agnes Lensing is proud of the farm she built with her family: “I want to be able to give my own children the same childhood I had; growing up on a farm with cows, lots of space and parents nearby all...read more
When Peter Peters is asked how he would describe himself in one sentence, he answers: “I am a passionate nanobiologist who aims to understand the inner working of healthy and diseased cells at the smallest detail in order to help combating diseases.” Quite a mouthful!...read more
She is a survivor, doctor and Ironman champion, who pushes herself to the limit with everything she does in her life. "But to become that Ironman champion, I really had to take the courage to carve my own path", Els Visser says. "I am a shipwreck survivor and I would...read more
"I am a true believer of the necessity of communication between people in order to grow or to develop as human beings", says Adriaan Luteijn as he starts his story. "But not only by spoken word. I am an artist and my passion is the art of dance." In 1989 Adriaan...read more
She is a designer, researcher, writer and a sustainability expert all in one. Her name is Babette Porcelijn. “My passion is to inspire people to live an eco-positive life. I would love to be able to save the earth’s eco-systems, because intact eco-systems are a...read more
How did the idea emerge? How has it grown? What was its experience?
Because we know.
It’s hard to grow up.
Especially if you’re an idea.read more
Illac Diaz is a former corporate executive who has since gone on to establish several foundations that provide sustainable solutions to societal problems. He is the executive director of MyShelter Foundation, a non-profit organization which has been engaged in improving the lives of many Filipinos through the creation of sustainable solutions by using recycled materials for the building of clinics and classrooms in rural areas.read more
She moved to Los Angeles when she was 17, to attend the Musicians Institute for Vocals. After three Californian years, she returned to her Dutch roots and released her debut album here in 2012. Dutch-American singer-songwriter Rachèl Louise won the ‘Utrecht Popprijs’ and was named ‘Serious Talent’ by national radio station 3FM.read more
You might not know his name, but if we tell you that Camiel Meiresonne is the lead singer of the band Son Mieux, that might ring a bell. The band performed among other venues and festivals at Where the Wild Things are and Paaspop. They also toured together with DI-RECT, The Brahms, Mister and Mississippi, and HAEVN.read more
When she is asked to describe herself, it immediately becomes clear that Shannon Thrace is a big lover of life, though life hasn’t always been easy on her. She’s a grad student, writer, IT professional and devotee of farm-to-table restaurants, summer festivals, all-night conversations and formidable philosophy texts. Also she’s passionate about unplugging, getting outside and seeing the world.read more