Rutger Henneman is a social entrepreneur in urban farming,writer and mover in social movements.
He studied International Development Studies at Wageningen University with a minor in Moral Philosophy. In 2009 he finished a research project on the spiritual and religious roots of Scotland’s modern land reform, in coöperation with Scottish poet, writer and activist Alastair McIntosh.
Now, living in Rotterdam (the Netherlands) Rutger Henneman is project manager for GroenGoed in several community gardens like Tuin op Hofbogen, Wilgenplantsoen, Vredestuin en Bloklandtuin. He is editor of webmagazines Het Potentieel and Stadslandbouwtijdschrift. And he is active in several coöperative organizations like Groene Groeiplekken, Groen010 and Warm Rotterdam.