Kimberley Kruijver

Former Junior Researcher


  • Security and Defence
  • Defence
  • Strategic Foresight


  • Europe
  • The Netherlands

Kimberley Kruijver is a former Junior Researcher at Clingendael’s Security Research Unit. Her work mainly revolves around EU security and defence, including the Common Security and Defence Policy and EU´s latest cooperation initiatives. She also focuses on strategic foresight, such as the Clingendael Strategic Monitor.

Kimberley holds a BA in Cultural Anthropology and Development Sociology and an MSc in Crisis and Security Management from Leiden University. She studied extracurricular courses in South-Africa and did an internship at the Security Policy Department at the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs. She holds an MA in Military Strategic Studies from the Netherlands Defence Academy.

My work



Security and Defence

Covid-19 and defence: the need for EU funding

07 May 2020 - 14:42
Security and Defence

The future of Arctic Security

15 April 2020 - 16:23
Security and Defence

Corona: EU’s existential crisis

01 April 2020 - 11:56
Security and Defence

The challenge of a shared strategic culture in Europe

11 December 2019 - 15:41
Security and Defence

The European Intervention Initiative: a 'new kid on the block'

09 December 2019 - 12:20
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