Minke Meijnders

Research Fellow


  • Security and Defence
  • Strategic Foresight

Minke Meijnders is Research Fellow at the Clingendael Institute. Her research is focusing on international security and defence. She is involved in scenario/futurebuilding studies, including the Clingendael Strategic Monitor, and projects on maritime security and peacekeeping missions. 

Minke holds an MA in International Relations and International Organisation from the Rijksuniversity Groningen, with a specialization in International Security. She wrote her Master thesis on the evolution of the European approach to Security Sector Reform, by analyzing this concept along the security-development nexus. She has studied in Spain and Leuven and has done an internship at the Permanent Representation of the Netherlands to the EU, at the Political Security Committee in Brussels. 


My work



Strategic Foresight

Alert: Vital European and Dutch Security interests

26 June 2017 - 12:55
Strategic Foresight

Monitor 2016: Great powers and global stability

24 June 2016 - 22:21

The Future of Police Missions

18 February 2016 - 14:27
Trade and Globalisation

The EU as a security actor in Africa

06 January 2016 - 16:01
Trade and Globalisation

New PINPoints #42 - Clingendael’s negotiation magazine: now available

23 December 2015 - 13:45
Trade and Globalisation

Geopolitics and economic vulnerability

06 November 2015 - 11:45
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