Training Speaker Moderator
TRAINING EXPERIENCE

For diplomats and government officials:
CIMIC centre of excellence, training of national civilian experts (Compass pool) from several (non-)member states, 17-21 June 2013;
CIMIC centre of excellence, training of national civilian experts (Compass pool) from several (non-)member states, 1-5 October 2012;
Clingendael, training of young diplomats on working in fragile states, 24 November 2011;
NL MFA, Somalia: conflict sensitivity workshop, with inter-ministerial experts (Defence, Immigration, etc.) with International Alert, 19 July 2011;
NL MFA, ‘fragility in Arab region’, for Netherlands diplomats from the region, 28 June 2011;
Netherlands Embassy in Bamako, training on conflict-sensitive approach to development (in French) with International Alert, 5-10 December 2010.

For NGO’s:
Spark, conflict-sensitive programming, Rwanda & Burundi teams, Burundi, 19 February;
Spark, training on conflict-sensitive value chains, Juba, South Sudan, 12 February 2013;
Oxfam Novib, European management teams, presentation ‘donors and conflict-sensitivity policies’, 15 November 2012;
Spark, training of country managers from Burundi, Rwanda, Palestine Territories, South Sudan, Liberia, Kosovo on conflict-sensitive approach to development, 4 July 2012.

For military:
NATO CIMIC centre of excellence, Higher Command Course, 13 November 2013;
Dutch army Medical Battalion, training on ‘humanitarian operations’, 16 April 2013;
NATO CIMIC centre of excellence, Higher Command Course, 27 February 2013;
NATO CIMIC centre of excellence, Higher Command Course, 5 December 2013;
NATO German-NL Corps, Muenster, 3 conflict analysis and 10 general trainings on civil-military co-operation to military, diplomatic and NGO staff, in the framework of the Common Effort project, February 2011-September 2011;
NL Defence Academy, About 10 presentations for military staff on working with diplomats and development workers in the period 2010-2012.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Webster University Leiden, adjunct professor International Relations Department – freelance, Spring Course on International Organisations (36 class hours), January-March 2014
Webster University Leiden, adjunct professor International Relations Department - freelance, Summer Course on International Security & Conflict Studies (36 class hours), May-June 2013; student feedback report see this link


SPEAKER + MODERATION EXPERIENCE

Speaker at ‘Shaping the Post-Conflict World; Post Conflict Reconstruction and Reconciliation’ on ‘Dos and Don’ts of Post-conflict Reconstruction’, 8 November 2012, SIB Groningen, see link
Speaker at seminar ‘Fixing Failed States’ on fragile states, 10 December 2012, CREA, SIB Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, see this link
Speaker at symposium “De Toekomst van Ontwikkelingssamenwerking” over de rol van bedrijfsleven in post-conflict wederopbouw, 12 maart 2013, USIB Utrecht, see this link
Speaker at seminar ‘The Glass Ceiling’ on female leadership and peacebuilding, 18 August 2013, ProDemos, see this link
Moderator at expert meeting ‘Youth Entrepreneurship Development in Conflict Affected Environments’, 18 September 2013, ImpactHub Amsterdam, Spark, see this link
Moderator at conference ‘Fragility by Choice’, 5 November 2013, Humanity House, The Hague, Dutch Consortium for Rehabilitation, see this link
Moderator at Spark Ignite Conference on ‘Youth Entrepreneurship in Conflict Affected Environments’ on session with Shell, Chevron and International Finance Corporation, 20 November 2013, Amsterdam, Spark, see this link


MEDIA EXPERIENCE

Radio:
For interviews on Mali, see this link
For interview on Libya, see this link
For interview on Kenya, see this link
Press:
For articles on Mali, see this link
For articles on Kenya, see this link
For thematic articles, see this link
Television:
Interview on women ambassadors (as a diplomat), see this link

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