Karin Eeckhout works as a journalist and fact-checker for the Belgian news magazine Knack.

She worked as a freelancer for the Belgian magazine Trends, the daily newspaper De Tijd and Vacature Magazine, among others.

Basic information

Name
Karin Eeckhout
Expertise
factchecking
Country
Belgium
City
Gent

Supported projects

Uniforms of Belgian soldiers and policemen made by exploited Romanian workers

  • Human Rights
  • Work

Belgian police and army uniforms are made in Romanian factories with Belgian owners, by seamstresses who can barely make a living from their wages. What is wrong with our public tenders? "As long as price remains the most important award criterion, someone always pays the price.