Cem reports to OneEurope from Brussels

Cem (JAM) was born in the Republic of Turkey and grew up in Cyprus, UK, Netherlands, France and Belgium. He holds an MA in International Politics with a thesis on Turkey`s accession to the Europe Union and an analysis on geopolitical relations.

He is further interested in diplomacy, security and defence policy. During his studies he participated in the Model United Nations in Paris and Monaco. Cem has broad experience of conferences, workshops and seminars at the OECD, the European Parliament, the EU Commission, the UNPA and Brussels based think tanks.

Besides skateboarding and photography he is a passionate stamp collector!

"In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics'. All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia." - George Orwell