Louise van Schaik

Head of Unit EU & Global Affairs/ Senior Research Fellow

Expertise

  • Europe in the World
  • Migration
  • Sustainability

Regions

  • Europe
  • The Netherlands

Louise van Schaik is Head of Unit EU & Global Affairs. She also coordinates Clingendael research in the field of climate change and sustainable development. In her research she has extensively analysed the EU’s performance in multilateral bodies, including in the fields of climate change, health and food standards. She has also published on related research areas such as EU foreign policy, EU climate change and energy policy, EU research policy, scarcity of natural resources and green growth.

Louise has published various policy reports, books, academic articles and commentaries. She regularly gives presentations and lectures to various groups of professionals. She was responsible for the acquisition and implementation of several research projects for governments, (international) foundations, the private sector, and others.

She has a Master's degree in Public Administration from Leiden University (2003) and a PhD in Political Science from the KU Leuven (2010). Prior to joining Clingendael in 2006, she was a Research Fellow at CEPS, the Brussels-based think tank, for four years.

My work

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Publications

Sustainability

Are the Dutch going green?

21 January 2019 - 12:46
Europe in the World

A United Nations with Chinese characteristics?

18 December 2018 - 15:36
Sustainability

A test of endurance

28 June 2018 - 16:43
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Podcasts

Events

Sustainability

Ecological Peace in the Middle East: #Doable

04 July 2019 - 20:00
Sustainability

Climate Security (livestream)

02 July 2019 - 15:00
Sustainability

Hague Talks: Klimaatveiligheid een wereldwijde inspanning?

20 February 2019 - 19:00
Sustainability

Planetary Security Conference 2019: #Doable

19 February 2019 - 09:00
Sustainability

De vaart naar Brussel

11 October 2018 - 14:00
Sustainability

Landscape restoration and migration in Africa

17 September 2018 - 15:30
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