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




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
Europe in the World

Why the EU should pay more attention to Taiwan

09 January 2020 - 09:00
Europe in the World

Europe’s Next Move and the US-China Standoff

07 October 2019 - 17:53
Europe in the World

The multilateral system under stress: Europe’s path forward

28 August 2019 - 15:14
Trade and Globalisation

The US–China trade–tech stand-off

12 August 2019 - 14:29
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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