Selected United Nations Senior Women Talent Pipeline (2020)

SWTP at the UN Secretariat is working to ensure gender parity by creating a dedicated talent pool of qualified female candidates for Un Senior level positions (P5, D1 and D2) in UN Peace Operations. SWTP is a key element in the UN Secretary-General’s System-Wide Gender Parity Strategy

Ambassador Diversity & Inclusion (2019)

Royal Netherlands Armed Forces

‘Partnering for Peace’ Fellow Baker Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies (2019 – 2022)

Juniata College, Huntingdon, PA, US, Academic Fellowship – Peace and Conflict Studies PACS

Nominated ‘Women in the Media’ Award (2017)

Mediaplatform VIDM (Vrouwen in de Media)

Ambassador Breath Foundation ‘Care for Kids’ (2012)

Creating opportunities for Children in Georgia

Medal Holder ‘Pro Pace Unum’ European Union United for Peace (2011)

European Union External Action Services (EEAS); Civilian Planning and Conduct Capability (CPCC)

‘Ambassador for Peace’ Award (2010)

Universal Peace Federation

Top-100 ‘Most Influential Dutch Women’ (2010)

‘Opzij’ Magazine

United Nations Special Representative on Women ‘Women, Peace, Security’ (2010)

By Appointment of the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of The Netherlands

Top-400 ‘Most Influential Dutch Women’ (2009)

‘Viva’ Magazine

Recognition of Remarkable Commitment and Outstanding Contribution to CISV International’s Global Development (2009)

CISV International

‘Talent in International Development’ Award (2008)

Dutch Society for International Affairs

Holder ‘Pact of Schokland Millennium Development Goals Accord’ (2007)

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of The Netherlands – Accord # 47 (Access to Higher Education)