Hans Goosen is president of the Rotterdam Social Alliance (RoSA!), a network that fights poverty and social exclusion in Rotterdam. RoSA! organizes meetings about the many aspects of poverty and debt. Every two weeks we publish articles and shortcuts to articles in the media to 1500 readers.

Hans has extensive experience in unions, politics, media and social security. He has worked as a financial manager for forty years, but his
heart is with poetry, writing, filming and website building. He led many groups and creative processes.