About me

A short summary

Location

Barcelona, Spain. I have been living in the wonderful capital of Catalunya for more than three years now. Originally I am from the Netherlands.

Profession

Program Manager at Open Cultural Center, an NGO working towards inclusion of refugees and migrants through cultural and educational activities

Project

Managing Migracode, the first code school for refugees and migrants in Barcelona, with more than 80 volunteers involved

Education

I completed a Bachelor's degree in Social Work in Amsterdam and finished two Master's degrees in Social Sciences in Barcelona

Beliefs

I am driven by a strong aversion towards injustice and inequality and I have a critical attitude towards the structures that keep these phenomena in place

Passions

Doing sports is highly important to me, mostly those endurance sports that take place in the outdoors. Cycling, running and swimming are my favourites.

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Experience

A summary of my educational and professional background
Program Manager

Program Manager

September 2019 - Current

Barcelona, Spain

Data Analysis Lead

Data Analysis Lead

February 2017 - September 2019

Barcelona, Spain

Master's in Philosophy and Media

Master's in Philosophy and Media

October 2017 - July 2019

Barcelona, Spain

External Communications Manager

External Communications Manager

September 2016 - January 2017

Paramaribo, Suriname

Bachelor's in Social Work

Bachelor's in Social Work

September 2012 - July 2016

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Social Worker

Social Worker

January 2015 - June 2015

Cape Town, South Africa

Social Worker

Social Worker

August 2014 - January 2015

Amsterdam, Netherlands

Founder & Executive

Founder & Executive

October 2009 - September 2019

Netherlands / Spain

Recent posts

Long reads and shorter articles about politics, ethics, philosophy and more

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My current location

Barcelona, Spain

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