Aafke Eppinga

Start-up of the day: Never lose your keys again thanks to Lapa

Everybody’s been there: you’re sitting on a terrace, then pay up and walk away. With your friends, but without your bunch of keys. Once you attach a Lapa on that bunch of keys, that kind of situation is a thing of the past. Lapa is a Bluetooth tracker for personal belongings which is...

Aafke doesn’t cycle: But my bike is still in Portugal

Aafke cycles becomes Aafke doesn’t cycle, at least for now. Because of the current situation, I have decided to go home and interrupt my trip temporarily. But: my bike is still in Portugal, so hopefully I’ll be back soon with more videos, more innovative start-ups and more cycling...

Aafke cycles: ‘Let’s move the whole team to Portugal’

Aafke has been on the road for a month now. She started in Rabat and meanwhile she has reached Portugal. This country is therefore central in the second video in the series ‘Start-ups of the West Coast’. She explains the situation in Portugal, visits Wendy, co-founder of Secret City...

Global Risk Report 2020: Climate alarm bells sound louder than ever

The forest fires in Australia, the countless floods and droughts, climate activist Greta Thunberg who was chosen as Person of the Year … Climate alarm bells are ringing louder than ever and with more voracity. This year is the first time that these alarm bells have also resounded so loud and...

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