Dirk Holemans (51) is coördinator of Oikos, the Flemish green Think Tank for social-ecological change organizing lecture and congres, and editor-in-chief of Oikos’ eponymous journal.

He has previously been Member of Parliament for the green party. Currently, he is member of the green party for the city of Ghent and within the European Green network, he is member of the Board of Directors of the Green European Foundation.

He recently published Freedom & Security. Towards a social-ecological society (in Dutch).