Sarah Haaij is a freelance journalist who specialises in sustainability, development aid, trade and conflict.

She studied international relations. After graduating in 2009, she worked as a communication officer for the European Parliament and in the cultural and non-profit sector, among others, before turning to journalism.

Sarah works for several outlets across the world. She writes for Trouw, De Correspondent and OneWorld, among others. She is also involved in various documentary film productions.

Basic information

Sarah Haaij
aid & trade, migration and conservation

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How generous is the EU: development aid only for the rich?

  • Finance
  • Politics

When you think of development aid, you think of poor countries. But the biggest receiver of EU development aid happens to be the 18th biggest economy of the world: Turkey. In 2013, Turkey received 2.4 billion Euros...