Contact persons - Global development

Staff of education institutions and participating organisations can contact our contact persons.

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Contact persons per instrument

Orange Knowledge Scholarships (Master's)

Ms Siu Liën Tjoa
+31 70 4260 222
Available on Monday-Thursday

Orange Knowledge Scholarships (Short Courses)

Ms Marleen Verhagen
+31 70 4260 313
Available on Monday-Thursday and every second Friday

MENA Scholarship Programme (MSP)

Ms Mirjam Brüggemann
+31 70 4260 203
Available on Monday-Friday

Scholarships in general

Ms Inge Schouten
+31 70 4260 285
Available on Monday-Friday

Holland Scholarship

Ms Samrina Ashraf
+31 70 4260 169
Available on Monday-Friday

Orange Knowledge Group Training (also Refresher courses)

Ms Sophie Primot
+31 70 4260 341
Available on Monday-Friday

Orange Knowledge Group Training

Ms Vicky Weits
+31 70 4260 106
Available on Monday-Thursday

Support financials and audits

Mr Arie van Dijk
+31 70 4260 314
Available on Monday-Friday

Orange Knowledge Alumni affairs

Mr Chris Bergholz
+31 70 4260 282
Available on Monday-Friday

Orange Knowledge and NICHE Institutional Collaboration Projects in general

Ms Lieselotte Pellens
+31 70 4260 192
Available on Monday-Thursday and on Fridays until 12:00 hrs

Country-specific contact persons

Bangladesh

Mr Matthijs Landsmeer
+31 70 4260 141
Available on Monday-Friday

Benin

Mr Joseph Seh
+31 70 4260 374
Available on Monday-Friday

Burkina Faso

Mr Joseph Seh
+31 70 4260 374
Available on Monday-Friday

Burundi

Ms Sophie Primot
+31 70 4260 341
Available on Tuesday-Thursday

Colombia

Ms Jolie Franke
+31 70 4260 199
Available on Monday-Friday

Egypt

Ms Maaike de Loor
+31 70 4260 296
Available on Monday-Thursday

Ethiopia

Ms Jolie Franke
+31 70 4260 199
Available on Monday-Friday

Ghana

Ms Margot Leegwater
+31 70 4260 316
Available on Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday

Guinea

Ms Margot Leegwater
+31 70 4260 316
Available on Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday

Horn of Africa

Ms Jolie Franke
+31 70 4260 199
Available on Monday-Friday

Indonesia

Mr Wahyu Budhi (Orange Knowledge Scholarships)
+62 859 2017 61 45
Stationed in Indonesia
Available on Monday-Friday

Ms Marieke Nieuwendijk (NICHE)
+31 70 4260 148
Available on Monday-Thursday

Iraq

Ms Maaike de Loor
+31 70 4260 296
Available on Monday-Thursday

Jordan

Ms Maaike de Loor
+31 70 4260 296
Available on Monday-Thursday

Kenya

Mr Armand Gaikema
+31 70 4260 202
Available on Tuesday-Thursday and on Fridays until 14:00 hrs

Liberia

Ms Margot Leegwater
+31 70 4260 316
Available on Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday

Mali

Mr Joseph Seh
+31 70 4260 374
Available on Monday-Friday

Mozambique

Ms Huba Boshoff
+27 84 247 15 14
Stationed in South Africa
Available on Monday-Friday

Ms Lieselotte Pellens
+31 70 4260 192
Available on Monday-Thursday and on Fridays until 12:00 hrs

Myanmar

Mr Matthijs Landsmeer
+31 70 4260 141
Available on Monday-Friday

Niger

Mr Joseph Seh
+31 70 4260 374
Available on Monday-Friday

Palestine

Ms Maaike de Loor
+31 70 4260 296
Available on Monday-Thursday

Rwanda

Mr Armand Gaikema
+31 70 4260 202
Available on Tuesday-Thursday and on Fridays until 14:00 hrs

Sierra Leone

Ms Margot Leegwater
+31 70 4260 316
Available on Monday-Tuesday and Thursday-Friday

South Africa

Ms Huba Boshoff
+27 84 247 15 14
Stationed in South Africa
Available on Monday-Friday

Tanzania

Ms Huba Boshoff
+27 84 247 15 14
Stationed in South Africa
Available on Monday-Friday

Tunisia

Ms Sophie Primot
+31 70 4260 341
Available on Tuesday-Thursday

Uganda

Mr Armand Gaikema
+31 70 4260 202
Available on Tuesday-Thursday and on Fridays until 14:00 hrs

Vietnam

Ms Marieke Nieuwendijk
+31 70 4260 148
Available on Monday-Thursday

Yemen

Ms Maaike de Loor
+31 70 4260 296
Available on Monday-Thursday

Other Orange Knowledge contact persons

Communication

Ms Elinor Driesen
+31 70 4260 277
Available on Monday-Tuesday and Thursdays

Ms Kim van Waaijenburg
+31 70 4260 315
Available on Monday-Thursday and on Fridays until 14:00 hrs

Partnerships & Programme Development

Mr David van Kampen
+31 70 4260 306
Available on Monday-Friday

Ms Johanna van Nieuwenhuizen
+31 70 4260 371
Available on Monday-Thursday

Global Presence for capacity building programmes

Ms Lizanne Schepers
+31 6 18 53 67 77
Available on Monday-Thursday

More contact options

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Visiting Burundi: learning from 'the small ones'

14 July 2020
Just before the COVID-19 outbreak, we visited Burundi, one of the smallest ‘full-programme’ countries of the Orange Knowledge Programme. The trip made clear this little French-speaking gem makes an ideal breeding pond for smart partnering to create change.

Orange Knowledge Programme has ‘Youth at Heart’

25 June 2020
The Dutch government recently presented its ‘Youth at Heart’ policy, which puts youth at the heart of its developmental policies. Orange Knowledge Programme participants are already doing their part in creating perspective for youth in their countries.