Charis Bastin is a Belgian journalist.

Charis coordinates the Belgian news website She has a Master's degree in History (UA) and Conflict & Development (Ugent) and studies Arabic in evening school. Her interests range from migration to (women's) football and the Middle East to Portugal.


Charis Bastin
Portugal, Middle East, migration

Supported projects

Portugal on sale: who benefits from the race for lithium?

  • Ecology
  • Energy

MINA DO BAROSSO - Lithium is the raw material we need en masse for batteries, including electric cars. Under Portuguese soil there is a lot of that 'white gold'.