Checks & Balances is the magazine of the study program “International Relations and International Organization” at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands.
A motivated and interested group of students and young professionals in global affairs writes about current topics in international politics. The articles also provide an insight and fresh view on varying issue areas such as Human Rights, Economics and Conflict. New posts and articles appear weekly and comments and feedback is greatly appreciated.
Browse around and contact us in case of questions, criticism and for further information.
The current editorial staff
Melany Avila Secretary
Casper de Boer Editor-in-Chief
Anouk Brekhof Lay-out
Sean Edward Cotter-Lem Web Editor / Copy Editor
Bjarn Eck Treasurer/Acquisition
Paula Köhler PR
Denise Overkleeft Reporter
Agathe Rialland Board Representative
Teun van der Horst Lay-out
Taylan Özver Reporter