I was doing a bit of research for the latest episode of the “Why Hamburg?” podcast and wondered whether the referendum on 29th November regarding Hamburg’s Olympic bid would be open to everyone. And by everyone, I mean people like us – many of whom don’t have German citizenship.
There are plenty of (German-language) articles about the referendum, but it was quite difficult to find anything regarding who is allowed to vote and, specifically, whether non-German citizens are included.
Continue reading Who’s allowed to vote in Hamburg’s upcoming Olympic referendum?
Sabela Garcia has already featured on this blog. At that time, she was working for a startup and told me how she came to Hamburg.
Now, she is starting a venture of her own – and as a permanent fixture within the startup scene, a Hamburgian with an international background, and a natural-born connector, she had the idea to start a print magazine about the international scene in Hamburg.
Continue reading Gute Leute – Hamburg’s first English language magazine