The general information

Transparency information according to the ANBI rules:
Arena for Journalism in Europe is recognised as an Algemeen Nut Beogende Instelling – ANBI (Public Benefit Organisation) by the Dutch authorities. As a non-profit foundation registered in the Netherlands, Arena for Journalism in Europe is obliged to publish basic information on its website:

Name, registration number and address
Arena for Journalism in Europe is registered as a foundation (stichting) with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce under number KvK/CCI: 73784443, the RSIN number is 859662949.
Arena for Journalism in Europe’s address is
Bilderdijkkade 5-2,
NL-1052 RS Amsterdam,

For any questions, please get in touch.

The board and the team
The board of Arena for Journalism in Europe consists of: Nils Hanson, chairperson Daniel Simons, treasurer Elisabetta Tola, secretary

Board members receive no remuneration for their work but are reimbursed for their expenses, such as travel costs for board meetings. Each board member has one voice.

The staff is remunerated. Wages and/or fees do not exceed the average income within a field of competence and seniority in the country of residence of the team member.

The mission
Arena for Journalism in Europe has as its purpose to stimulate and support cross-border collaborative and investigative journalism in Europe, including collaboration with other professions, proceeding from the belief that such journalism contributes to information exchange, critical thought, mutual understanding and democracy in Europe.

The foundation fulfils its goal by organising, supporting or financing anything related or conducive to it, such as online and offline meetings and fora, presentations, publications and advisory services.

Policy plan
The policy plan of Arena for Journalism in Europe can be downloaded here.

Finance and activity reports
Arena for Journalism in Europe was registered in January 2019 and follows the calendar year.

Finance and activity reports are published annually in the ’About’ section of the website.

Arena for Journalism in Europe’s financial statements are drafted by Van Tunen en Partner, Amsterdam.

Please find our financial statements here:

Financial statement 2019

Financial statement 2020

Please find our activity reports here

Activity report 2019

Annual report 2020

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