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.

Our address is
Arena for Journalism in Europe
Amsterdam Coworking
Keizersgracht 391A
NL-1016EJ 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.

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:

Stichting Arena for Journalism in Europe’s ANBI publication requirement form can be found here.

Please find our activity reports here


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