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Boukje Kistemaker


Boukje Kistemaker is an Early Warning Specialist at the Crisis Bureau of the United Nations Development Programme. She has built on her academic background in Conflict Studies & Human Rights, working with the United Nations in New York and Somalia; with think tanks (EUISS, Center for International Legal Cooperation); the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs, iNGOs (ACAPS, Human Rights Watch, Bibliotheques Sans Frontieres) and academia in the field of intelligence, crisis management and (disruptive) innovation.  Her interests are in crisis response and management, risk & strategic analysis, and security governance.


Updated September 2020