Nuria Spijker

Nuria Spijker is an FWO PhD fellow at the Division of Geography in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences at KU Leuven. She holds a BSc in Environmental Management from Kampala International University and a MSc in Environmental and Infrastructure Planning from the University of Groningen. Her MSc thesis focused on the role of urban and guerrilla gardening in urban green space governance in London and Groningen. Currently, she researches self-reliance within alternative foodscapes in Belgium and the US.