Brigitte Dekker

Junior Researcher


  • Europe in the World
  • Europe and the EU


  • Europe

Brigitte Dekker is a Junior Researcher with Clingendael’s EU & Global Affairs Unit and the Strategic Initiatives & Outreach (SIO) Unit since January 2019. Her work primarily revolves around the various dimensions of the EU-Asia relations, with a specific interest in Southeast Asia and China. Her research mainly focuses on the nexus between trade, technology and geopolitics.

Brigitte holds a BA in Political Science and an MA in International Relations from the Radboud University of Nijmegen. Prior to becoming a Research Assistant, Brigitte worked for the Medicines Evaluation Board (Agency of the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports) as Junior Communication Advisor and was a research intern for the Clingendael Institute.

My work



Conflict and Fragility

Streamlining the value chain in times of COVID-19

23 July 2020 - 11:58
China Centre

China’s invloed op onderwijs in Nederland

03 July 2020 - 16:31
Europe in the World

Podcast: Digital Connectivity in times of COVID-19

25 June 2020 - 10:02
Conflict and Fragility

The impact of COVID-19 measures on Indonesian value chains

22 June 2020 - 11:29

Military responses to climate change

17 March 2020 - 11:00
Europe in the World

The Need for New Approaches to Export Control

03 February 2020 - 11:49
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Europe in the World

How can the EU and Russia improve European security?

04 July 2019 - 17:00
Europe and the EU

Brexit: close to the finish line or a kick in the long grass?

22 March 2019 - 15:30